Pedestrian killed in Berkeley County

A St. Stephen man was killed Monday night crossing a highway in Berkeley County.

Daniel Ford, 43, was hit around 9:45 p.m. on U.S. Highway 52 several miles south of St. Stephen, Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury said. He died at the scene.

The pedestrian stepped out into the road and was hit by a 2007 Honda SUV, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol. Ford was wearing dark clothing, Salisbury said.

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