Troopers investigate early-morning hit and run on I-26

VIDEO: FIRST ALERT: Hit-and-run crash reported on I-26WB

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is searching for a vehicle that struck another vehicle early Tuesday morning on I-26.

The incident was reported at 5:22 a.m. in the westbound lanes of I-26 between mile markers 211 and 212, near Remount Road.

The collision involved a pickup truck and a passenger car that fled the scene, Cpl. Matt Southern said. EMS took one person in the pickup truck to an area hospital.

No lanes of the interstate were shut down because of the incident. The scene was cleared shortly after 6 a.m.

Troopers continue to investigate this collision, Southern said.

No description of the vehicle troopers are searching for has been released so far.

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