Coroner identifies pedestrian killed on Garners Ferry Road

cwinston@thestate.comNovember 18, 2013 

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UPDATED: Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has identified a pedestrian killed Monday evening in the 7600 block of Garners Ferry Road when an SUV struck him.

Keith D. Wade, 50, was standing in the roadway and wearing dark clothes when he was hit. Watts said Wade died at the scene from multi-trauma.

According to Columbia Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer Timmons, the crash occurred shortly after 8 p.m.

The driver was shaken up by the crash, Timmons said.

The City of Columbia Police Department continues to investigate.

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