Man dies after being struck by vehicle in Sumter

Man dies after being struck by vehicle in Sumter

SUMTER, S.C. (WIS) - A 43-year-old man has died after being hit by a vehicle while standing near his bike in Sumter.

The collision happened Monday at about 8:45 p.m. on Jackson Street at Miller Road, according to the Sumter County Coroner’s Office.

According to the Sumter Police Department, the man was headed west on Jackson Street while a 2003 GMC Yukon was headed west on Miller Road when the vehicle hit the man.

The victim has been identified as Jermaine Williams of Sumter. The driver and passenger involved in the collision were not injured.

An autopsy will be performed Wednesday morning at The Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

The Sumter Police Department and the Sumter County Coroner’s Office are still investigating the incident. The South Carolina Highway Patrol’s Multi-Disciplinary Accident Investigation Team has been asked to assist with the investigation

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