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Pedestrian killed in Lexington County, coroner identifies

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the pedestrian who was killed by a vehicle in the 4900 block of U.S. Highway 321 just after 6 p.m., Sunday.

According to Fisher, Mr. John Scott Castner, 52, of Gaston was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries. Mr. Castner was walking in the road when he was struck by a northbound vehicle. The driver of the vehicle, who was uninjured, stopped at the scene. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.