Coroner: Crash Near Shaw Air Force Base Kills Army Sergeant


By News Department

SUMTER COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) - A 1st Army Sergeant, who worked on Shaw Air Force Base, is dead after a tractor trailer logger truck slammed into the driver's side of his pickup truck at a Sumter County intersection.

That's according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident happened around 1:15pm on US 76 at St Paul Church Road.

The coroner identified the victim as 40-year-old Bryant Riley. He leaves behind a wife and three children.

Troopers say the driver of the tractor trailer disregarded a stoplight.

The crash remains under investigation.

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