Goose Creek man killed, hit by semi truck

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A man was killed Friday afternoon after being hit be a semi-truck on Rivers Avenue in North Charleston.

According to police, 50-year-old Bernard Frost from Goose Creek was driving on Rivers Avenue, when the 18-wheeler pulled out from Beaufort Street and crashed into Frost.

North Charleston Police says Frost car ran under the semi-truck and he got trapped underneath. Authorities were able to remove Frost for his vehicle.

Frost was rushed to MUSC where he later died from his injuries.

Investigators say at this time no charges have been filed against the truck driver and the accident is still under investigation.

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