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      Hit and run victim identified

      A man has died after he was apparently struck by a vehicle in Forest Acres.

      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)

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