Crash leaves pedestrian dead in Richland County over Halloween weekend

Published: Oct. 31, 2022 at 7:38 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Richland County Coroner Naida Rutherford identified Cinq’ue K. Wilson, 25, of Florence as the victim in Saturday’s pedestrian crash.

Rutherford said, “We are working with the South Carolina Highway Patrol to fully investigate this accident.”


The South Carolina Highway Patrol said it is investigating after a pedestrian was killed in a crash in Richland County.

Investigators said the crash took place on Oct. 29 at around 10:15 p.m. A 25-year-old pedestrian from Florence was struck by a vehicle on SC 48 near Abbott Rd. SCHP said the driver was a 22-year-old from Summerville.

The victim was hit while crossing the road and was declared deceased at the scene. The driver was uninjured in the crash.

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