Accident kills pedestrian in Williamsburg Co.

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Another pedestrian life has been claimed Monday night after a car struck them, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Lance Cpl. Sonny Collins, spokesman for the South Carolina Highway Patrol, said the accident occurred around 10:30 p.m. Monday night along Highway 52 just north of Kingstree.

According to Collins, the pedestrian was in the roadway illegally and was struck by a Tahoe traveling southbound.

Further details into the accident have not been released at this time.

No charges are expected to be filed against the driver of the Tahoe. The accident remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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