A pedestrian died Thursday evening after being struck by a vehicle in Orangeburg County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The 21-year-old Manning man was crossing Big Buck Boulevard at 9:05 p.m. when he was hit by a 2008 Honda. He died at the scene.
The 18-year-old driver was not injured.
The crash is still under investigation.
An 88-year-old pedestrian died last week after he was struck by an Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle at 10:09 p.m. on U.S. Highway 301 near the intersection of Canaan Road a few miles from Orangeburg.
The pedestrian was wearing dark clothing.
The deputy will not face charges.
Earlier this month, a 44-year-old Orangeburg man died after being struck by two vehicles. The accident occurred around 9:35 p.m. on U.S. Highway 301, just south of Orangeburg.
He was hit by a 2014 Toyota sedan and a 1994 Mitsubishi coupe. The vehicles were traveling north when they struck the man.
Neither driver was injured and neither driver is facing charges.