Hit and run victim identified
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:53:00 GMT —
FOREST ACRES (WACH/AP) -- A man has died after he was apparently struck by a vehicle in Forest Acres.
Richland County Coroner Gary Watts says 44-year-old Charles Leroy Brown died while in surgery early Sunday at Palmetto Health Richland hospital.
According to Watts, it appears Brown was a pedestrian whose body was found in a road around 10 p.m. Saturday.
Forest Acres police are treating the death as an apparent hit-and-run.
If you have any information, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME SC.
(The AP contributed to this report)