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Vehicle fatally strikes pedestrian in Laurens Co.

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GRAY COURT, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A pedestrian walking in the roadway was fatally struck by a vehicle early Sunday morning in Gray Court, troopers report.

The pedestrian was walking east on SC Highway 14 at Cook Street when a driver traveling the same way, struck the pedestrian, reports state.

The incident occurred at 12:45 a.m.

Coroner Nick Nichols said 42-year-old Christopher Eccard of Pine Road in Laurens died at the scene. 

The driver of the vehicle was driving a 2007 4-door Sedan. Neither the driver nor the passenger were injured. Both were wearing seat belts and not ejected nor entrapped.

Troopers say no charges have been filed.

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