ORANGEBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – South Carolina Highway Patrol is reporting one person is dead after a fatal auto versus pedestrian in Orangeburg County.
According to Troopers, the incident occurred at 8:05 p.m. on US-321 near Lexington Ave.
Officials say a 77-year-old woman from Denmark, SC was driving a 2017 Mercedes south on US-321 when she struck a pedestrian attempting to cross the roadway.
The pedestrian was then transported to a nearby hospital, but was later pronounced dead.
The 77-year-old woman was not injured.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.