Police seek vehicle involved in hit-and-run with pedestrian

Published: Aug. 6, 2011 at 7:24 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 16, 2011 at 7:24 PM EDT
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RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Police are looking for a vehicle that struck a pedestrian and sent him to the hospital.

The hit-and-run happened around noon Saturday on Heyward Brockington near Porter Road.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol said an unknown vehicle was traveling west when it struck the 20-year-old male pedestrian who was walking east. Troopers are still investigating the exact point of impact.

The victim was taken to Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Troopers said they are still working to determine an exact make and model of the vehicle involved but could say it was dark in color.

If you have any information concerning the accident, you are asked to call Crimestoppers.

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