Pedestrian killed in hit & run on Two Notch Road in Richland

RICHLAND CO., S.C. (WOLO) – South Carolina Highway Patrol says a pedestrian is dead after a hit and run Wednesday night. It happened after 9 p.m. on Two Notch Road near Baldwin Road.

According to state troopers, the pedestrian was crossing the road when a driver fatally hit them and left the scene.

The Richland County Coroner’s Office identified the victim at 60-year-old Michael Cornelius, of Columbia.

Troopers say the suspect vehicle is a silver Mitsubishi Endeavor SUV somewhere in the model years 2003-2011. Troopers say the vehicle may have damage to its front bumper, hood and driver side headlight.

If you have any information, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

You can remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward for any tips that lead to an arrest.

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