PICKENS COUNTY, SC. (THECOUNT) — Truman Ackerman, of Easley, South Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday night fatal motorcycle crash in Pickens County.

Ackerman, 20, was killed in a two-vehicle motorcycle crash near Easley Wednesday night.


According to reports, Ackerman was operating a motorcycle on in the 500 block of Powdersville Road near Dayton School Road, when the bike came into contact with a vehicle around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Ackerman was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the young man:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Pickens County is a county in the northwest part of the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, its population was 119,224. Its county seat is Pickens. The county was created in 1826. It is part of the Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.