Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has released the name of the individual who died following a motorcycle crash at approximately 1:15 p.m. on Monday. The incident location was Clemson Road at Salisbury Lane, Columbia.
Emina H. Yates, 39, of Algrave Drive, Columbia was the driver of a motorcycle that collided with a vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy indicated the cause of death to be due to blunt force injuries to the upper torso.
The Richland County Coroner’s Office and the SC Highway Patrol are investigating the incident.