HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A pedestrian was killed early Sunday morning after being hit by a pickup truck on Highway 501, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

It happened at about 1:20 a.m. one mile south of Conway in the area of Carolina Road, authorities said.

The pedestrian was identified as 30-year-old Dorsha Denise Sherman, of Conway. She died on the scene from multiple traumatic injuries, according to Chief Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard.

A 2013 GMC pickup truck and a pedestrian were both traveling north on Highway 501 when the pickup truck driver hit the pedestrian, according to SCHP. The pickup truck driver was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation by SCHP.

Horry County Fire Rescue, the City of Conway Fire Department and police units assisted at the scene.

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