Sumter woman who says she went to church with a friend Sunday morning, stepped out of the sanctuary to see the Lizard Man running along the tree line.BISHOPVILLE, S.C. (WCIV) — The fabled Bishopville, South Carolina, swamp creature known as Lizard Man appears to have surfaced again Sunday afternoon.
In a ABC special report: http://www.katv.com/story/29698390/has-lizard-man-returned-photo-apparently-shows-fabled-sc-creature
Quite a lot of local lore surrounding the reptilian humanoid, including the first sighting in the summer of 1988.
One specific case well documented and well known.Known as the Davis sighting for the witness Christopher Davis, it starts with then-17-year-old Davis stopping on a road bordering the Scape Ore Swamp to change a flat tire at 2 a.m. it is what he say’s he saw, that may have changed how legends are viewed.
He(Davis) heard noises, turned to see a 7-foot beast charging at him, so he ran for the safety of his car. The Lizard Man jumped on the roof as Davis tried to drive away.There were scratch marks on the roof and one of the side mirror had been damaged,And the legend was born.
The legend became so well known, that even josh gates from destination truth, searched for the famous beast.There was also a million dollar award to anyone that captured the monster.