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Troopers: Driver charged after woman struck by 2 vehicles in deadly hit-and-run crash

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Christopher Young (Source: Anderson Co. Detention) Christopher Young (Source: Anderson Co. Detention)
Dana Ashworth (Source: Family) Dana Ashworth (Source: Family)
Scene of fatal Anderson Co. crash involving pedestrian (FOX Carolina/ 4/9/18) Scene of fatal Anderson Co. crash involving pedestrian (FOX Carolina/ 4/9/18)
Scene of fatal Anderson Co. crash involving pedestrian (FOX Carolina/ 4/9/18) Scene of fatal Anderson Co. crash involving pedestrian (FOX Carolina/ 4/9/18)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Troopers said a pedestrian was fatally struck by multiple vehicles in an Anderson County crash.

They said the call came in at 10:34 p.m. on April 8.

SC Highway Patrol said the incident happened along SC 28 at Animal Shelter Drive. Troopers also reported that the roadway had been blocked at some point due to the crash.

Troopers said a pedestrian was in the roadway and was hit by two separate vehicles. The pedestrian, who troopers said was a 44-year-old from Anderson, has passed away. She was identified as Dana Michele Ashworth.

The coroner said Ashworth lives near where she was struck and was walking home. She suffered blunt force trauma.

On Tuesday, troopers said 33-year-old Christopher Young was charged with felony hit-and-run involving death in connection with the case.

The crash remains under investigation by SC Highway Patrol and the coroner's office.

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