NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities have identified a man who was killed after being struck by a car fleeing Hanahan police officers.
The Charleston County Coroner's Office says 35-year-old Rosael Gutierrez-Toledo of Hanahan was struck by a vehicle on Remount Road and Read Street in North Charleston on Sunday at 8 p.m.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.
Police were attempting to stop a burgundy 2014 Chrysler 200 that fled east on Robinson Street, crossed Remount Road, then struck a pedestrian who was crossing Read Street from a sidewalk, SCHP officials said.
The driver of the car fled the scene.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the South Carolina Highway Patrol at 843-953-6010.