News: One pedestrian killed, one person injured by hit-and-run driver

Published on January 22nd, 2021

GREENWOOD COUNTY, SC – One pedestrian was killed and another pedestrian was injured by a hit-and-run driver on Thursday night.

According to WSPA, the fatal accident occurred on Miller Road near Ridge Road at around around 6:14 p.m. on January 21, 2021.

Two pedestrians were walking in the northbound lane of Miller Road when they were hit by a northbound vehicle traveling. The vehicle left the scene, but local authorities later located its driver.

One pedestrian was pronounced dead at the crash scene. The current condition of the other pedestrian is unknown.

Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

When a driver is reckless and hits a pedestrian and then flees the scene, they increase the risk of their victim not receiving the medical attention they need in time. If you lost a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident, then our South Carolina wrongful death attorneys at Evans Moore, LLC can help you obtain justice — and the financial compensation you are owed. Call us today at 843-995-5000 to speak with one of our compassionate lawyers about your case.

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