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Man arrested after fatal crash in Goose Creek

Carter. (Source: BCDC) Carter. (Source: BCDC)

Officials with South Carolina Highway Patrol say they've made an arrest after a fatal crash that happened the day before Valentine's Day.

According to SCHP's Trooper Bob Beres, Earl Carter was arrested and charged with reckless homicide Wednesday.

Beres says 86-year-old Perfecto Desonia was pulling out of a hardware store parking lot on Red Bank Road in Goose Creek when Carter hit him.

Desonia was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Berkeley County Coroner ruled the death as an accident.

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