AIKEN COUNTY, SC. (THECOUNT) — Chanel Sherman, of Leesville, South Carolina, has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck by a vehicle in Aiken Friday night

Sherman, 34, was killed after she was struck by a vehicle Friday night while on-foot in Aiken.


According to reports, Sherman was struck and killed by a vehicle while on-foot in the area of May Royal Drive and Columbia Hwy in Aiken County Friday night.

Sherman was walking in the middle of Columbia Highway North in Aiken when she was struck and killed by a truck.

Sherman was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

It is unclear if anyone was cited at the scene.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the fatal incident.

Anyone with possible information should contact police at 911.


Geo quick facts: Aiken is the largest city in and the county seat of Aiken County, in the western portion of the state of South Carolina, United States. With Augusta, Georgia, it is one of the two largest cities of the Central Savannah River Area. It is part of the Augusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.