Greenville man killed after struck by 5 vehicles

GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – The coroner says a man was killed after he was hit by several cars on North Franklin Road in Greenville.

The coroner identified the man as Ismael Desiderio Ramirez Lopez, 30, of Greenville.

Lopez crossed the road near N. Franklin Court and walked into the path of an oncoming car. The coroner says Lopez was knocked to the roadway and run over by four vehicles.

The accident happened around 8:58 p.m. Wednesday.

Lopez died at the scene of the crash from injuries. His death has been ruled an accident.

The coroner says all but one vehicle stopped after the crash.

The accident remains under investigation by the coroner’s office and the S.C. Highway Patrol.

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