Fatal Accident Involving Pedestrian in Conway
The SC Highway Patrol has stated that a pedestrian has died after being struck by a car Wednesday evening outside of Conway. The accident happened shortly before 6:30 pm at the intersection of Highway 501 and Savannah Bluff Road. A Chevy Tahoe was going south on 501 when it hit a pedestrian walking in the road. The victim was identified as 56-year-old Leland Thibodeau. He was pronoucned dead at Conway Medical Center from injuries sustained in the accident.
No charges have been filed against the driver because the pedestrian was in the road illegally. The police are still investigating the accident.
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