Columbia, S.C. (WLTX)-- The Highway Patrol is searching for a lawn care truck they say left the scene after striking a man working on the back of a garbage truck.

The incident happened about 8:45 a.m. along Killian Road, between Interstate 77 and U.S. Highway 21. Investigators say the man was working on the back of a garbage truck, emptying dumpsters in the area. That's when they say the lawn care truck made an attempt to pass the truck, hitting it and the man, beforeleaving the scene.

Investigators are looking for a lawn care service truck with a white cab and green flat bed, as a vehicle of interest in this case.It might have damage to its right passenger mirror.

If you have any information about the crash, or the lawn care truck,you're asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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