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Pedestrian killed on I-26 in Lexington County

A Gaston woman was fatally struck by a car on Interstate 26 early Thursday, according to officials.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher identified the victim as 67-year-old Darlene Tager of Gaston.

The collision happened around 12:30 a.m. on I-26 at mile marker 113, according to Lance Cpl. David Jones of the Highway Patrol.

An eastbound 2013 Nissan sedan struck Tager, who was in the eastbound lanes at the time, Jones said. Tager died at the scene from multiple body trauma, according to Fisher.

No charges have been filed. The crash is still under investigation by the Highway Patrol’s accident reconstruction team.

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