Man killed while walking along I-26 early Thursday morning
Cayce, SC (Paul Kirby) – A Tennessee man has died after being struck by a vehicle while walking on Interstate 26 eastbound near exit 115 shortly before 1:00AM on Thursday, August 31, 2017.
According to Coroner Margaret Fisher, Mr. Lawrence Lee Rideau, 64, of Knoxville, TN was pronounced dead at the scene due to blunt force injuries sustained in the incident. He was struck by a single vehicle. The driver of that vehicle, who was uninjured, did stop and rendered aid.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.