A man was attempting to cross U.S. 17 Business when he was struck and killed by a northbound vehicle. The accident occurred around 10 pm Friday evening just south of SC 544 near the Ocean Lakes campground.
The victim, Steven Roberge, 33, died from multiple injuries shortly after being hit by a 1988 GMC pickup truck driven by David W. Minnigh, 37. Roberge, who is said to have resided at an area motel, was crossing the median at the time of the collision.
The accident remains under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.