SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A pedestrian died early Friday morning following a hit-and-run crash in Boiling Springs.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 1:16 a.m. on SC 9 near Rocky Branch Road.
Troopers said the pedestrian was traveling on SC 9 when hit by an unknown vehicle going northbound. The driver then fled the scene.
According to Highway Patrol, the vehicle that hit the pedestrian was a 2011-2013 Hyundai Genesis sedan.
Troopers said the car may have damage to the driver’s side headlight and wheel well.
The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 25-year-old Michael Austin Stanley of Mooresboro, North Carolina.