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: https://www.counton2.com/news/local-news/pedestrian-who-died-trying-to-cross-i-26-has-been-named/