CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies say a woman died after being hit by a car while walking southbound on Savannah Highway on Saturday.
Deputies were dispatched to near 6075 Savannah Highway near Highway 165 in Ravenel just before 6 p.m. on Saturday in reference to a traffic accident.
Authorities say the woman died at the scene and the driver of the vehicle drove away.
The Charleston County Sheriff’s Office says traffic deputies are investigating the incident.
Deputies ask anyone with information to call the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office at 843-202-1700.
The road has reopen after being shut down in both directions.