SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

SC lacking in bike safety

South Carolina ranks 49th among states for bicycling safety, according to a report from the Alliance for Biking and Walking. The report indicates that 2-point-1 percent of work trips in South Carolina are by bicycle or foot, but bicyclists or pedestrians account for 11-point-9 percent of traffic fatalities in the state. The report, funded by [...] Read More

Teen dies at Velodrome construction site

ROCK HILL — A construction worker has died at the site of the future velodrome in Rock Hill. York County Coroner Sabrina Gast says 18-year-old Maynro Perez of Charlotte, an employee with Kemp Construction, sustained fatal injuries Saturday from an accident involving a back hoe. Perez was pronounced dead at Piedmont Medical Center. The velodrome [...] Read More