SCHP searching for vehicle involved in Lexington Co. hit and run
CHAPIN, S.C (WACH) -- A vehicle fled the scene after striking and killing a pedestrian early Sunday morning.
According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the incident occurred on Westwoods Drive off St. Peters Church Road after 5 a.m. The vehicle hit the pedestrian and left the scene. The victim passed away due to their injuries.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol released a partial description of the vehicle involved, describing it as either a full-sized pickup truck or SUV. The vehicle in question has noticeable damage to the front end.
Anyone with details pertaining to this incident should contact SCHP or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.
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