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Coroner identifies pedestrian killed after struck by pickup truck in Greenville Co.

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Scene of fatal crash on Fairview Road. (10/22/17 FOX Carolina) Scene of fatal crash on Fairview Road. (10/22/17 FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Greenville County Coroner responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident late Saturday.

Per the coroner, a 54-year-old male pedestrian was walking south along Fairview Road when he was struck by a pickup truck around 11:45 p.m. The driver of the truck immediately stopped and called 911.

When EMS, fire officials and SC Highway Patrol troopers arrived, the pedestrian was pronounced dead on scene. 

The coroner identified the victim as 54-year-old Jon Christian Wilson of Clearwater, Florida. His manner of death has been ruled an accident, and an autopsy will be conducted Monday.

Troopers say the driver and the three passengers in the pickup truck were all wearing seat belts at the time of the collision, and were not injured.

No charges will be filed.

This crash is under investigation by the coroner's office and Highway Patrol.

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