Dillon man killed in crash on Highway 301

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate a fatal accident in Dillon County that happened just after 8:30 p.m. Wednesday evening.

According to the SCHP website, the crash occurred on U.S. Highway 301 North.

Lance Corporal Sonny Collins with the SCHP tells WMBF News that a vehicle traveling north on U.S. Highway 301 hit a pedestrian walking in the road.

Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley identified the pedestrian struck and killed in the collision as 50-year-old Thomas Vanderhall of Dillon. An autopsy has been scheduled.

No charges are expected to be filed and the accident is still under investigation. 

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