Pedestrian dies after being struck by truck in Ladson

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LADSON, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that killed a pedestrian Thursday night.

The crash happened on College Park Road near U.S. 78 at approximately 8:55 p.m., according to Lance Cpl. Tyler Tidwell.

Troopers say a 2007 Ford F-150 truck traveling west on College Park Road when it struck a pedestrian crossing the road. The pedestrian was taken to Trident Medical Center where they later died.

The driver of the truck, who was the only person in the vehicle, was not injured, Tidwell said.

The Berkeley County Coroner’s Office has not yet released the victim’s identity.

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