Pedestrian transported to hospital after being struck, trapped underneath vehicle

VIDEO: Pedestrian transported to hospital after being struck, trapped underneath vehicle

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - A pedestrian was transported to the hospital after being struck then trapped underneath a vehicle in North Charleston.

North Charleston police said it happened around 7:36 p.m. when officers responded to Remount Road near Pullman Street for a collision involving a pedestrian in the roadway.

“Officers located the collision and found that the pedestrian was struck by a vehicle, was trapped underneath, and sustained significant injuries as a result,” NCPD officials said."The pedestrian was transported to the hospital for treatment."

A report states the investigation of the collision forced the closure of lanes of Remount Road for a period of time, and the roadway has since been reopened.

The incident remains under investigation by the North Charleston Police Department Traffic Unit.

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