CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department (CPD) responded to a Monday evening auto-vs-pedestrian collision on Savannah Highway.

CPD says that the accident happened shortly before 8:00 p.m.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital, but died due to injuries sustained in the crash.

According to CPD, all lanes of Savannah Highway between Skylark Drive and Orleans Road were temporarily closed while crews gathered information.

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