Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver on a York County road Saturday, police say

A driver hit and killed a pedestrian early Saturday on S.C. 55 in York County and then drove away, according to the S.C. State Highway Patrol.

The pedestrian was struck at about 12:15 a.m. while walking east on the highway two miles east of Clover, Trooper Joe Hovis said.

The driver and the make and model of the car are unknown, Hovis said.

The York County Coroner’s Office has not released the name and age of the pedestrian.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Highway Patrol at 803-896-7920.