Man Hit by Car on Ron McNair Blvd. in Lake City, South Carolina
LAKE CITY, SC. – According to a news report posted online at wpde.com, a man was hit by a car on Ron McNair Boulevard in Lake City, South Carolina. The man was reportedly injured in the accident and has been hospitalized since. Police officers are asking for the public’s assistance in piecing together the events of the crash.*
The accident occurred in the evening on an unknown section of Ron McNair Boulevard. No intersection or nearby landmark was provided in the news report, so it is not clear where specifically the collision took place. The Lake City Police Department and WPDE report that a man was walking along the roadway and was struck by a passing car.
The make and model of the car were not included in the news report, nor was any kind of descriptive information on the car. The report also did not say if the man was walking beside the road, on the edge of the road, or inside a lane of travel. He might have been attempting to cross the roadway, but this information was not clear from the report.
WPDE says that the pedestrian, who was not identified in the report, was seriously injured in the accident and transported to a nearby hospital. An unidentified female relative of the victim told reporters that he had to undergo surgery due to the seriousness of his injuries. His current medical condition is not clear.
The news report does not say if the accident was a hit-and-run or if the driver stayed at the scene. No information about the driver was provided in the report. The Lake City Police Department is still investigating the accident, and officers ask that anyone with information contact them by calling (843) 374-5411. Further information about the collision is not available at this time.
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