Coroner identifies 59-year-old Columbia man struck and killed by a vehicle

Coroner identifies 59-year-old Columbia man struck and killed by a vehicle

(WIS) - The Richland County Coroner has identified the victim in a crash that happened on Saturday around 2:30 a.m.

Aaron Lee Knight, 59, of Columbia died at the scene after being struck by a vehicle on the 1200 block of Averyt Avenue in Columbia, according to Coroner Gary Watts. An autopsy determined the cause of death to be blunt force trauma to the torso and upper body.

The Columbia Police Department is investigating the incident.

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