Man arrested after woman killed in hit-and-run in Anderson Co.

Christopher Young mugshot

ANDERSON CO., SC (WSPA) – The S.C. Highway Patrol says a man has been arrested after a hit-and-run left an Anderson County woman dead a little more than a week ago.

Christopher Joseph Young, 33, has been charged with felony leaving the scene of a crash resulting in death.

Troopers say 33-year-old Dana Michelle Ashworth was hit by two vehicles on Highway 28 near Animal Shelter Road on the night of April 8.

Ashworth was in the road and was struck once when she was standing and again when she was lying in the road, according to troopers.

Both vehicles left the scene of the crash.

As of Wednesday morning, Young remains in the Anderson County Detention Center under $50,000 bond. 

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