Teen hit after running in front of car

RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Troopers are investigating a car accident involving a teenager Thursday morning.

LCpl. Josef Robinson with the South Carolina Highway Patrol says that 17-year-old Janessa Tangelinan was hit when she walked into the path of an oncoming car.  This happened near the intersection of Hard Scrabble road and Clemson road.

Robinson says Tangelinan was transported to a local hospital but her injuries are not believed to be life threatening.  They are not charging the driver, according to Robinson

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