Coroner IDs man killed in vehicle vs. pedestrian crash

Date of Incident: April 29, 2024

South Carolina Reporting Authority:  Jasper County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Bicycle Hit-and-Run

Location of Accident: S.C. 170 near Coleman Loop

Injuries: One Fatality

Description of Accident: A Hardeeville man, aged 61, was fatally struck by an unidentified vehicle while cycling east on S.C. 170. The driver fled the scene. The incident, estimated to have happened around 4 a.m., resulted in the victim’s death at the scene.

Local Media Coverage: Police seeking suspect in April 29 fatal hit-and-run in Hardeeville (Bluffton Today)