The Lexington County coroner identified the woman who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on US 378 early Friday morning as 21-year-old Aubrey Rose Rucker of Lexington.
Rucker was pronounced dead at the scene from the injuries she sustained, coroner Margaret Fisher said in a news release.
According to her Facebook page, Rucker was originally from Blythewood but currently living in Lexington County where she worked at a retirement community.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the accident.
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