FAIRFIELD COUNTY, SC – A pedestrian is dead after an accident along I-77 outside of Ridgeway on Tuesday morning, WLTX reports.
According to officials, the incident happened around 5:30am on the exit 34 ramp of I-77 southbound on Tuesday, January 11.
Officials say the man, Chavis G. Burton, 70, of Huntersville, NC, was attempting to cross the road when he was struck by a Mack truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene from his injuries.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol and local Coroner’s Office are investigating the crash.
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