COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) — Richand County Coroner Gary Watts has identified the name of the woman who died after she was hit by a car on Farrow Road.
According to Coroner Watts 49-year-old Marie Jacobs died after she was hit by a car at the intersection of Farrow Road and I-277.
The incident happened at approximately 6:20 p.m. Wednesday night. Officers with the Columbia Police Department say Jacobs was unlawfully in the roadway at the time of the accident.
The driver in the incident, stayed at the scene after the accident while a female passenger called 911.
Autopsy results revealed that Jacobs died of blunt force injuries to the upper body.
The Columbia Police Department is investigating the incident.