Woman fatally struck after walking away from separate crash


LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 26-year-old woman was fatally struck by two vehicles after walking away from a crash on the other side of Interstate 26.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher says Lauren Lew of Irmo died about 9:30 p.m. Friday of multiple body traumas.

Highway Patrol troopers say Lew was walking along I-26 near Chapin after being involved in a separate collision. Authorities are searching for the driver of the first vehicle that hit her, who did not stop. The second driver was in a sport utility vehicle.

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