Police close to arrest in fatal hit and run

Scenes from the investigation.

Cayce Police and the South Carolina Highway Patrol have teamed up to catch the person responsible for taking the life of a USC photography professor.

Toby Morris was killed after a hit and run incident while waiting at a stoplight on his motorcycle on February 21.

Lieutenant Jeff Simmons, with the Cayce Police Department, says Thursday, officers are familiarizing themselves with the crime scene at the intersection of 9th Street and Knox Abbott Drive.

Simmons adds that they are close to making an arrest, so details from the initial accident will help when the suspect goes to court.

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