Pedestrian, 51, dies from injuries during wreck in Sumter County


A Lynchburg man died Sunday from injuries sustained during a pedestrian-versus-motor-vehicle wreck on Highway 53 in Sumter County.

Sumter County Coroner Robbie Baker said the pedestrian — identified as Reggie Fulwood, 51, of Fullard Street in Lynchburg — was pronounced dead at the scene.

Next of kin have been notified and an autopsy will be scheduled for a later date in Newberry, Baker said in a news release.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.