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.