Pedestrian killed after walking into traffic in N. Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say a pedestrian was killed after walking into traffic in North Charleston Thursday afternoon.

The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 62-year-old Samuel Grant of North Charleston.

Officials with the North Charleston Police Department say officers responded to an accident involving a pedestrian and a car on Ashley Phosphate and Stall roads.

During the investigation, officers learned that Grant stepped off the curb and walked in front of a car.

He was transported to MUSC where he later died.

Police say the incident remains under investigation and no charges are expected for the driver of the car.

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