One dead in auto pedestrian accident in Georgetown County

One dead in auto pedestrian accident in Georgetown County
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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - One person is dead following an auto pedestrian accident in Georgetown County Friday night.

Highway Patrol says it happened around 8:50 p.m. on Highway 17 near Highway 707.

According to authorities, a 2018 Dodge pickup truck was traveling north on Highway 17 when the vehicle struck a pedestrian who was illegally crossing the road.

The pedestrian was killed as a result of the crash.

No charges are expected to be filed in the case.

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