A 61-year-old Kershaw man died Tuesday morning in a traffic collision in Kershaw County, the S.C. Highway Patrol has reported.
The man, a pedestrian, was walking south on US 521 near Youngs Bend Road south of the town of Kershaw when he was struck by a southbound car around 7:05 a.m., Lance Cpl. Josef Robinson said.
The man was wearing dark, non-reflective clothing and was struck by the front left side of a Nissan car driven by Deborah Walker, 53, of Heath Springs, Robinson said. Walker was driving south and passing another vehicle when the collision occurred, Robinson said. She was not injured.
The incident remains under investigation.
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