Thomas Ben Kannegieter of Pauline dies in fatal Spartanburg County car crash – Friday, April 22, 2022

Spartanburg County car crash death of Thomas Ben Kannegieter of Pauline – Obituary

A motorcyclist, 21-year-old Thomas Ben Kannegieter of Pauline, was pronounced dead following a fatal Spartanburg County car crash. The accident happened on Friday, April 22, 2022 in the evening on Asheville Highway.

The incident happened about 7:34 p.m. on Asheville Highway near John Dodd Road, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

According to troopers, a Chevrolet Silverado was driving east on Asheville Highway. A motorcyclist struck the car as it attempted to turn into John Dodd Road.

According to troopers, the driver and two passengers of the Chevrolet were brought to the hospital for injuries.

According to troopers, the rider died at the site.

The motorcyclist has been identified as 21-year-old Thomas Ben Kannegieter of Pauline by the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office.

According to SCHP, troopers are now investigating the collision.