Troopers search for suspect in fatal hit-and-run

Troopers search for fatal hit-and-run suspect
Troopers search for fatal hit-and-run suspect(SC Highway Patrol)
Published: Nov. 25, 2021 at 10:37 AM EST
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PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - State troopers are asking for the public’s help finding a person accused of fatally hitting a moped driver and driving away.

The incident happened on Wednesday around 1 a.m. on US 178 near Harper Drive in Pickens County.

The suspect was traveling east on US 178 and hit a moped in the rear, according to officials.

The moped driver died as a result of his injuries, according to troopers.

The suspect vehicle is a 2013-2017 Chevrolet Traverse (unknown color). The vehicle may have damage to the right front side of the car near the headlight/fog light, according to investigators.

If you have any information, call the South Carolina Highway Patrol at 864-241-1000 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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