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      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 Coroner??s Office and the West Columbia Police Department.