Lexington County, SC (WLTX) - Troopers say one person is dead after being hit by a car in Lexington County.

Cpl. Sonny Collins says it happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. Highway 178 in Batesburg-Leesville.

Investigators say a van was traveling east on the highway when it hit a person who was walking in the road.

Troopers say the driver was not injured in the accident and is not being charged.