Coroner identifies pedestrian who died in accident
Lexington, SC (Paul Kirby) Monday afternoon, Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher released a statement that identified a pedestrian who died as a result of being struck by a vehicle on Burton Road, off of Glassmaster Road, at approximately 05:50 P.M. on May 2, 2018. According to Coroner Fisher, Andrian Matthew Cannon, 28, of Lexington was pronounced dead at an area hospital on May 7, 2018 due to injuries sustained in the incident.
Mr. Cannon was reportedly walking in the roadway when he was struck, and the vehicle immediately stopped to render aid. An investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol is ongoing.