Spartanburg man killed, walked into oncoming traffic in Greenville

GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) – One person is dead after walking into oncoming traffic.

The SC Highway Patrol reports that the collision happened at 9:45 p.m. at 901 Poinsett Ave. near US Hwy 276.

According to the Greenville County Coroner’s Office, Aaron Eugene Brewer, 49 from Spartanburg, was pronounced dead at the scene just after 10:15 p.m.  The coroner says Brewer had blunt force trauma to the chest.  An autopsy is set for Friday.

According to the coroner, Brewer was walking along the sidewalk when he walked into the road and into oncoming traffic.  A passing vehicle hit him.

No charges have been reported in this case.