Moped fatality victim identified

moped fatality victm identified

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 CoronerĂ¢??s Office and the West Columbia Police Department.