BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a South Carolina Highway Patrol cruiser has struck and killed a pedestrian in Beaufort County.
Beaufort County deputies are investigating the wreck that happened on U.S. 21 about 5 a.m. Wednesday.
The 68-year-old man who was struck and killed was pronounced dead at the scene.
Deputies say the 41-year-old trooper driving the cruiser was not injured. He was duty and driving a marked car.
The name of the victim has not been released because relatives have not been notified.