Coroner identifies man who died after being hit by car on Darlington County road

Coroner identifies man who died after being hit by car on Darlington County road
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DARLINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A pedestrian died Saturday after being hit by a car on a Darlington County road late Friday night, according to the highway patrol.

South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matt Southern said a 2012 Ford Mustang that was heading south on Society Hill Road in the Darlington area hit the pedestrian, who was walking along the road, at 10:15 p.m. Friday.

The person was taken to an area hospital and pronounced dead on Saturday, according to Southern.

Darlington County Todd Hardee identified the victim as 34-year-old Dante Eugene Wallace. He added the death has been ruled an accident.

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