A 61-year-old Kershaw man died Tuesday morning in a traffic accident in Kershaw County, the S.C. Highway Patrol reported.
The man, a pedestrian, was walking south on U.S. 521 near Youngs Bend Road south of Kershaw when he was struck by a southbound car around 7:05 a.m., Lance Cpl. Josef Robinson said.
The man, who was wearing dark, nonreflective clothing, 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 accident occurred, Robinson said. She was not injured.
The accident remains under investigation.