Coroner identifies man killed in auto pedestrian crash in West Ashley

Published: Oct. 21, 2021 at 8:57 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 22, 2021 at 7:29 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - The Charleston County Coroner’s Office has identified a man who was killed in an auto pedestrian crash in West Ashley.

Authorities say 69-year-old John Frawley from Megget died on Thursday at 8:19 p.m. at the Medical University of South Carolina from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle collision which happened at 7:40 p.m. that night at the corner of Dobbin Road and Savannah Highway.

Charleston Police say no charges have been filed in the case.

Investigators say a man attempting to cross the highway was struck by a Nissan Rogue traveling north. EMS took the victim to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

Authorities closed Savannah Highway for three hours to collect evidence and process the scene, police said. Several witnesses were present and provided statements to the investigators.

The driver of the automobile stopped and cooperated with the investigation, according to police.

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