Troopers investigate motorcycle crash in northeast Columbia

Troopers investigate motorcycle crash in northeast Columbia

Troopers investigate deadly crash in Upstate

The accident happened just before 7 a.m. Friday at 2501 Highway 101, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.

COLUMBIA, Mo. – UPDATE 9/14 2:15 a.m.: A man involved in the crash on Paris Road has died from his injuries.

David Auxier, 25, was identified as the person driving the motorcycle who has died in a highway patrol crash report.

Auxier was driving at an excessive speed when he tried to avoid a pickup truck, lost control of the motorcycle and hit the pickup, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

UPDATE 10:50 p.m.: The Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed late Thursday night it was investigating a serious injury crash on Paris Road in Columbia.

ORIGINAL: Right now the Missouri State Highway Patrol and Columbia Police Department are on the scene of a crash in northeast Columbia. 

Sgt. Scott White with Troop F confirmed a member of the Major Crash Investigation Unit arrived on scene around 9:30 p.m.


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