Alligator dies after it was struck by vehicle Tuesday morning in Awendaw

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Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District

AWENDAW, S.C. (WCBD) – An alligator died after it was struck by a vehicle early Tuesday morning in Awendaw.

The collision happened on Highway 17 south just before Chandler Road around 6:00 a.m.

Crews with Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District and Charleston County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene.

The deceased alligator was removed from the road and taken to a nearby fire station.

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