Police cruiser lights at the scene of a fatal accident involving a pedestrian in Charleston, SC

Date of Incident: October 21, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Berkeley County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Bicycle and Car Collision

Location of Accident: Intersection of Blossom Street and Bull Street in Columbia, S.C.

Injuries: One fatality

Description of Accident: A 19-year-old pedestrian lost their life after being struck by a vehicle at the Blossom and Bull Streets intersection in downtown Columbia. The incident occurred around 12 a.m on Saturday, October 21. The Richland County Coroner’s Office and Columbia Police Department continue their investigation into this incident.

Local Media Coverage: Bicyclist fatally struck on College Park Road identified as 33-year-old Moncks Corner man | WCIV (abcnews4.com)