MARLBORO COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A person was killed after being hit by a car Wednesday morning in Marlboro County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The crash happened at 4:34 a.m. in the area of Highway 9 and Highway 912 west of Bennettsville, troopers said.

A 2017 Toyota Corolla was headed east across Highway 9 when the driver hit a person who was walking north on Highway 9, troopers said.

The identity of the person killed has not been released.

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No other information was immediately available. The crash remains under investigation.