Motorcyclist killed in Maybank Highway crash


Maybank Highway in the area of Riverland Drive was slow-moving Wednesday morning as police and EMS worked the scene of a deadly crash.

Officials say the crash involved a car and motorcycle. Charleston County Consolidated dispatch confirmed officers were dispatched at 6:42 a.m.

As of about 7:40 a.m., traffic was being diverted down Riverland Drive towards Johns Island. Drivers on Johns Island were encouraged to go through West Ashley to get downtown.

The name of the person killed in the crash has not been released, however officials with the Charleston Police Department say it was the person on the motorcycle.

Check back with ABC News 4 as we continue to follow this story.

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