A man died Thursday after an accident on James Island involving two motor vehicles and his bicycle, authorities said.
The Charleston County Coroner’s Office said the bicyclist died at 5:30 p.m. at Medical University Hospital. He hasn’t yet been identified.
County sheriff’s Maj. Jim Brady said that the bicyclist was traveling beside Folly Road at 4:45 p.m., with the flow of traffic, and he sidewsiped a sport utility vehicle traveling in the same direction.
The bicyclist lost control and was stuck by a second vehicle. The accident happened near 2323 Folly Road, he said.
Editor’s note: Earlier published versions of this story incorrectly described the initial accident. The Post and Courier regrets the error.