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Date of Incident: November 10, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol

Type of Accident: Pedestrian accident

Location of Accident: I-26 near mile marker 209 in North Charleston, S.C.

Injuries: One fatality

Description of Accident: A 67-year-old Charleston resident lost their life after being struck by a westbound vehicle on I-26 near mile marker 209/Ashley Phosphate Road. The incident occurred on Friday evening around 9:25 p.m. The victim was attempting to cross the road when he was fatally injured by a vehicle exiting the highway. The South Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed the fatality at the scene.

Local Media Coverage: WMBF News