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Suspect in Rock Hill hit-and-run in custody

A motorcyclist was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a 1997 Toyota pickup on October 25.

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Rock Hill Police said a suspect in a hit-and-run that seriously hurt a motorcycle rider last month was taken into custody.

On October 25, officers were called to a hit-and-run crash at the intersection of West Main Street and Woodard Road. 

The rider of a Suzuki motorcycle was rushed to Piedmont Medical Center with life-threatening injuries after he being dragged alongside a 1997 Toyota pickup several feet. 

Police said the driver of the pickup drove away from the scene. 

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Detectives were able to identify the truck involved in the crash and established a suspect in the case. That suspect was identified was Brian Jon Waters. 

Police issued a warrant for Waters' arrest for leaving the scene of an accident. He eluded multiple attempts to arrest him, according to police. 

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If you have any information about this accident, call Rock Hill Police at (803) 329-7200.

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