Johns Island -- A motorist struck a vehicle and a pedestrian Thursday night on Maybank Highway, Charleston police said.

The motorist drove to his home on Ghana Street, where he was taken into custody by Charleston County sheriff's deputies because he lives in their jurisdiction, police spokesman Charles Francis said.

The incident took place about 8:30 p.m. near Bohicket Road in the city's jurisdiction and is being investigated by police.

Charges are pending. Information about the pedestrian's condition was unavailable.