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Law enforcement and emergency workers discuss events surrounding a multi-vehicle accident that killed a motorcyclist Tuesday afternoon near Carter Quality Plumbing on S.C. 5.
Motorcyclist dies in multi-vehicle accident

A three-vehicle accident on S.C. 5 claimed the life of a motorcyclist Tuesday afternoon.
Jason Lee Sims, 27, of Lancaster was killed in the accident, said Lancaster County Coroner’s Office spokeswoman Jennifer Collins. Sims, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.
S.C. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Bill Rhyne said the accident happened about 4:45 p.m. just north of Tam Lane. The location is about a mile south of the Catawba River bridge.