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Teen struck by pick-up truck in front of Goose Creek High

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Garwood Road at Red Bank Road (Photo: Google) Garwood Road at Red Bank Road (Photo: Google)
GOOSE CREEK, SC (WCSC) -

Officials with the South Carolina Highway Patrol say a teenager has been transported to the hospital after being struck by a pick-up truck in front of Goose Creek High School.

According to authorities, the incident happened when a Nissan pick-up truck was slowing down as it approached the traffic light on Red Bank Road and Garwood Road around 2 p.m.

An incident report states the teen ran between cars that were stopped and then ran into the path of the pick-up truck.

The teenager was then hit by the vehicle. Highway patrol officials say the teen was not using the cross walk while attempting to cross the roadway and was at fault.

The accident is still under investigation by the SCHP. The teenager's condition has not been released.

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