Fairview, SC (Paul Kirby) – A Lexington man was struck and killed by a tractor trailer truck while walking in the 4200 block of US Highway 178 near Fairview very early Tuesday morning. The accident happened on January 15, 2019 at approximately 12:10 a.m.
According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, Tommy Wade Goss, 47, of Lexington was in the roadway when he was struck by the truck. Goss was pronounced dead at the scene due to the injuries sustained. The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured.
An investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol is ongoing.