Pedestrian killed after being struck by vehicle on Interstate 20 in Darlington County

Pedestrian killed after being struck by vehicle on Interstate 20 in Darlington County
(Source: Gray Television)

DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - A pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 20, according to officials.

Sgt. Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the collision happened at around 8 p.m. Saturday on I-20 near mile marker 131.

Collins said a 2000 BMW SUV was traveling east on the interstate when it struck the pedestrian in the roadway.

Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee later identified the victim as 53-year-old Ward Neal, Jr., of Nichols.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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