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Lexington County coroner identifies man killed on I-26, Friday morning

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identied the pedestrian who was killed after being struck by a vehicle on Friday shortly after 7 a.m. on Interstate 26 near the 115 Mile Marker.

According to Fisher, Mr. Eric Timothy Teitlo-, 32, of Charleston, was walking across the roadway when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was not injured and remained on scene. Mr. Teitlo- was pronounced dead at the scene due to his injuries. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.