Car found after 15-year-old bicyclist killed in hit-and-run

Published: Aug. 6, 2011 at 3:53 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 16, 2011 at 3:53 PM EDT
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Malcolm Robinson (Source: Dash's Funeral Home)
Malcolm Robinson (Source: Dash's Funeral Home)

BARNWELL COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A juvenile was struck and killed while riding his bike along a South Carolina highway Friday night, and police said they've found the vehicle responsible.

According to the Barnwell County Coroner's Office, 15-year-old Malcolm Robinson of Williston was riding his bike north along Highway 39 around 9:30 p.m. when an unknown vehicle struck him. His body was found a short time later.

Troopers said they found the vehicle sought in connection with the hit-and-run on Monday, though no one has been arrested. The patrol's MAIT team is currently investigating the accident.

If you have any information concerning the hit-and-run, you are asked to call 803-896-9621 or Crimestoppers.

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