Georgetown man struck, killed by car

GEORGETOWN, SC (WCSC) - A Georgetown man was killed while walking near his home early Sunday morning.

The Georgetown County Coroner's Office says Ellis Mercer was struck along Highway 521 near Bluebird Street just after midnight.

State troopers say Mercer was hit by a 2008 TrailBlazer driven by a 20 year old.

No charges will be filed against the driver because Mercer was in the roadway.

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