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Coroner identifies man dead after being struck by vehicle on I-85 exit ramp

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The coroner said a man was hit and killed along I-85 South at the Pelham Road exit ramp in Greenville Wednesday night.

The call came in just after 9:15 p.m and happened right in front of the Michelin building.

Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol said a Volvo was heading south on I-85 and exiting onto Pelham Road. The coroner said the man was in the roadway on the exit ramp and was struck by the Volvo.

The coroner identified the victim on Thursday as 48-year-old Ronald Christopher Price of Pelham Road in Greenville. His manner of death was ruled an accident and his cause of death ruled as blunt force trauma to the head and torso.

The crash remains under investigation by the coroner and the SC Highway Patrol.

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