NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities are searching for a driver following a fatal hit-and-run at Northwoods Mall on Monday.
Shortly after 3 p.m., North Charleston police officers responded to the mall's parking lot near the food court for a report of a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian.
According to police, the pedestrian was transported from the scene and later died from his injuries.
NCPD officials said a preliminary information revealed a truck was traveling through the parking lot where the victim was located and continued traveling in front of the food court toward Rivers Avenue.
"A description of the driver/suspect was given as a female possibly white or Hispanic with brown hair," NCPD officials said.
Police are continuing the investigation.
The name of the deceased has not been released.
Viewers had earlier reported a serious accident at the mall, stating that the incident appeared to be serious.
A witness told Live 5 News earlier that the victim appeared to be in bad condition.