Pedestrian Killed In Accident, Police Try To ID Victim

A crash early this morning in Mount Pleasant kills a pedestrian, and police need your help identifying the victim.

It happened around 2:00 a.m. at the 3000 block of South Jefferson near the airport. That's the street also known as US Highway 271.

Police say a woman was walking in the roadway when she was struck and killed instantly.  She was not carrying identification with her.

She's described as a black woman between 20 and 30 years old. She's approximately 5'-5" to 5'-7", weighing about 110 lbs. She was wearing a multi-colored, floral print shirt with blue pants.  She was also carrying a blue backpack.

If you have any information call the Mount Pleasant Police Department.

Lindsay Wilcox, Reporting: