Coroner identifies pedestrian hit, killed on Farrow Rd

Pedestrian hit on Sunset Boulevard Wednesday morning

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- Investigators are working to determine a fatal pedestrian incident that occurred early Monday morning on Farrow Road.

Gary Carl Cook, of Eastover, SC, died at the scene.

Jut after 6:30 p.m. the driver of a 1995 Dodge pickup truck was traveling south on SC-55 at the intersection of Farrow and Parklane Road when he struck a Cook who was attempting to cross the street.

Cook was deceased at the scene and was not transported to the hospital. An autopsy indicated the cause of death to be due to multiple blunt force injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was wearing a seat-belt at the time of the collision and at this time no arrest have been made.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate this incident.

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