Highway patrol investigates fatal hit and run collision

ORANGEBURG, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina highway patrol is trying to locate a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run collision that killed a pedestrian Friday.

Authorities say a vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian and then fled the scene around 3 a.m. Friday on Planters Trace Road in Orangeburg County.

A vehicle of interest has been identified as a 1998 to 2003 Ford Crown Victoria, Lincoln Town Car or Mercury Grand Marquis.

According to The South Carolina highway patrol, the vehicle will have damage to the front end.

If you have any information about the hit-and-run or the vehicle, contact the South Carolina highway patrol at 803-896-9621 or 1-800-768-1501, Or you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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