Motorcyclist killed in Berkeley County accident Saturday

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) -- A motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon in Berkeley County.

According to state Highway Patrol Sgt. Bob Beres, a Chevy pickup truck was heading west on Nelson Ferry Road and turned left into the path of a motorcycle.

The motorcyclist died in the crash. Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury identified him as 32-year-old Piere Yeadon, of Moncks Corner.

Officials said Yeadon was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The coroner's office and the Highway Patrol investigated the accident.