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One dead after motorcycle and truck collision

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One person is dead after a truck and motorcycle accident in Aiken County.

The Aiken County Coroner's Office has confirmed Daniel Favors, 59, was killed in the crash.

Authorities say the Favors was riding his 1993 Harley Davidson, with his wife Kathy, when they were struck by a 2005 Chevrolet Truck coming out of the Aiken Landfill Thursday afternoon around 4:30pm.

The truck pulled unto the right shoulder while attempting to make a U turn and struck the motorcycle.

Daniel and Kathy, the driver of the truck and his passenger were all taken to the GRU Medical Center. Daniel was pronounced dead at the hospital and his wife Kathy is in critical but stable condition.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

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