Coroner's office identifies man killed after being hit by bus

JASPER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Jasper County Coroner's Office has identified a 28-year-old man who was hit by a bus and killed Wednesday morning on Highway 462 in Jasper County.

Authorities say that Zachary Scott Holland from Hilton Head island died at the scene of the accident.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a motor coach traveling east on Highway 462 near Ridgleand, attempted to pass a vehicle around 6:30 a.m. and struck a pedestrian who was in the road.

The pedestrian was killed. There were 14 passengers on the bus, but none were injured.

The collision is still under investigation.

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