GREENWOOD COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – A pedestrian died after walking in front of a car on US-25 Bypass in Greenwood County Friday night.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 6:20 p.m. on the US-25 Bypass near Willbanks Circle, which is right outside of the city limits of Greenwood.
Highway Patrol officials said a 2007 Pontiac was traveling north on US-25 and a pedestrian was trying to walk east across the road.
The pedestrian then reportedly walked out in front of the Pontiac and was hit by the car in the road.
Greenwood County Coroner Sonny Cox identified the driver as Gregory Carl Norman, of Greenwood.
Cox said Norman died from blunt force trauma and his death was ruled an accident.
The driver of the car was not injured and was wearing a seat belt.