BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – A pedestrian has died after being struck by a Jeep on Red Bank Road shortly after midnight Sunday.

Master Trooper Mitchell Ridgeway with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened near Garwood Road around 12:41 a.m.

The driver of a 2006 Jeep SUV struck and injured the pedestrian, who was in the roadway.

The pedestrian was taken to Trident Hospital via EMS where they died a few hours later. They were later identified by the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office as 45-year-old Naun Lopez Cardenas of Goose Creek.

SC Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.