Pedestrian struck, killed in Sumter crosswalk crash ID’d

Pedestrian struck, killed in Sumter crosswalk crash ID’d

SUMTER, SC (WIS) - Sumter Police Department officers are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Friday around 6:30 p.m.

Raymond McLeod, 76, of Virginia was in a marked crosswalk on Calhoun St. when he was struck by a 2001 Suburban traveling west, officials said. He was treated at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital where he later died.

The 29-year-old driver of Sumter stopped once the crash occurred, police said.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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