Pedestrian hit and killed by a truck in Goose Creek

GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) - A 35-year-old man was killed Saturday night while trying to cross the road near Goose Creek High School.

The Berkeley Coroner's Office says Juvenal Lopez of Goose Creek was trying to cross Red Bank Road, when he was struck by a truck. Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

This accident is under investigation with the South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Berkeley County Coroner's Office.

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