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Coroner: Victim struck by car dies shortly after surgery

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

A Columbia man died from injuries after he was hit by a car on Two Notch Road at Alpine Road late Monday night.

Richland County Coroner Gary Watts identified the man as 57-year-old Jerry Black.

Watts says Black was struck by the car around 10 p.m. and taken to Palmetto Health Richland for emergency surgery.

Black's surgery was unsuccessful, and he died Tuesday morning.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the incident.

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