VIDEO: SC Motor Officer Dies 2 Days After On-Duty Accident

A Spartanburg, SC, police officer has died days after he was hurt in a motorcycle crash while responding to help fellow officers.

Officer Harris was thrown from his police motorcycle when he struck a car turning left into a driveway Tuesday, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The Spartanburg Police Department said in a statement that officers had called for assistance while responding to a burglary. Harris was headed in that direction when the accident happened, WSPA TV reports.