The South Carolina Highway Patrol says that an accident involving a car and a pedestrian happened Sunday evening on Pitch Landing Road near Pawley Swamp just off of Highway 701. The collision happened around 10 pm and police state the pedestrian was standing illegally in the roadway when she was struck by the car. The driver of the car was taken to the hospital as well. The victim was identified as 52-year-old Karen Willis who is from Alabama. She died of multiple trauma sustained in the accident.