Upstate man hit, killed trying to cross I-20

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RICHLAND Co., S.C. (WSPA) — The coroner says an Upstate man was hit and killed on an interstate. 

The accident happened Sunday night on I-20 in Columbia.

Troopers say a pedestrian was attempting to the cross the interstate when he was hit in the center westbound lane by an SUV. 

The pedestrian died at the scene, but his identity wasnโ€™t immediately known. The Richland County coroner asked for the publicโ€™s help identifying him. 

The victim has been identified as  Jamarcus Dantre Foggie, 23, of Clinton. 

The coroner said an autopsy indicated that Foggie died of blunt head trauma. 

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