Three-year-old dies after being struck by a vehicle in Darlington County


DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A 3-year-old child was killed after getting struck by a car Wednesday evening in Darlington County, according to Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee.

He said the collision happened on South Charleston Road near the Mechanicsville community.

Information on the South Carolina Highway Patrol’s website states a collision happened in the 200 block of South Charleston Road at 5:15 p.m.

According to SCHP Lance Cpl. Judd Jones, the child was struck by a truck as the victim was attempting to cross the street.

The collision remains under investigation.

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