SCHP: One dead in fatal Darlington Co. auto-pedestrian accident

SCHP: One dead in fatal Darlington Co. auto-pedestrian accident
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Darlington, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a Saturday morning auto-pedestrian fatality in Darlington County.

At 5:10 a.m., SCHP responded to a report of an auto-pedestrian fatality at the intersection of Highway US 15 and Nicholson Road, according to SCHP Lance Cpl. David Jones.

The driver of a 1998 Chevy Truck struck a pedestrian who was in the roadway.

When deputies arrived on the scene, the pedestrian was already dead.

The driver, who was wearing a seat belt was not injured.

The accident remains under investigation.

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