St. Andrews, SC 12/11/20222 (Paul Kirby) – According to the SC Highway Patrol, a pedestrian that was struck by a car while crossing Jamil Road in the St. Andrews area of Lexington County, has passed away. Master Trooper Brandon Bolt, speaking on behalf of the SCHP, said that the collision occurred on Saturday, December 10, 2022, at approximately 5:50 p.m.
According to Master Trooper Bolt, a Cadillac was travelling north on Jamil Road Saturday evening. At some point, the pedestrian decided to cross the road and was struck by the Cadillac. Fire and EMS units responded to the scene and provided care before the injured man was transported to a local hospital. Unfortunantly, the pedestrian passed sometime after arriving at the medical center.
According to Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher, the victim was Daniel Nelson Gibbons III, 68, of Columbia. Fisher said that Gibbons’ death was a direct result of the injuries sustained in the collision.
According to Master Trooper Bolt, the SCHP is still in the process of investigating this incident.