Police cruiser lights at the scene of a fatal accident involving a pedestrian in Charleston, SC

Date of Incident: March 27th, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol

Type of Accident: Pedestrian accident

Location of Accident: Augusta Road near Beachtree Boulevard

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: South Carolina Highway Patrol is searching for a driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run on March 27th in Greenville County. The pedestrian, a 56-year-old man from Greenville, was hit by a vehicle on Augusta Road near Beachtree Boulevard, then hit by two additional vehicles. He later died from his injuries. Officials are requesting information from the public to identify the driver who fled the scene and suspect the vehicle to have front-end damage. Witnesses are asked to contact SCHP at 864-241-1000, 1-800-768-1501, or Crime Stoppers at 864-23CRIME.

Local Media Coverage: Fox Carolina