Pedestrian killed in 3-vehicle Aiken County wreck

A woman was killed Wednesday afternoon as she was walking along Pine Log Road in Aiken County after three vehicles collided near Briar Patch Road, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.


An SUV driven by Aiken resident Susan Lockhart, 51, was traveling north on Pine Log Road when it rear-ended a minivan driven by Ricky Cunningham, 42, The impact caused the van to cross the road and hit a Ford pickup truck driven by Carlton Fogg, 36, of Jackson, as he was heading south. The truck then hit and killed a female pedestrian.

Nobody in the vehicles was hurt.

Cpl. Bob Beres of the highway patrol said no charges have been filed pending an ongoing investigation. He said the Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation Team will also investigate.

The victim’s name had not been released late Wednesday night.

The wreck was reported at 4:12 p.m., according to the highway patrol’s Web site.



Sun, 01/21/2018 - 20:23

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