COLUMBIA (WACH)--The victim who was killed in the moped accident on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 was identified as Gilberto Fontanez.
Fontanez, 56, apparently lost control of his moped and hit a utility pole. He was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries he received in the accident.
Fontanez was not wearing a helmet.
The accident remains under investigation by the Lexington County Coronerâ??s Office and the West Columbia Police Department.