Pedestrian dies after being struck by SUV, troopers say

VIDEO: Troopers: 1 dead after vehicle, pedestrian crash

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died in Dorchester County after being hit by a car.

Troopers say the crash happened when a 2012 Ford Edge heading east on Dorchester Road hit and killed a pedestrian near Murray Boulevard.

SCHP says the crash happened around 12:45 a.m. Saturday.

For more information on the deceased, troopers say to contact the Dorchester County Coroner’s Office.

SCHP says the crash is under investigation and they will be supported by their Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team.

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