SCHP looking for suspect in fatal hit-and-run accident

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WCIV) -- The South Carolina Highway Patrol is asking for help in identifying a suspect in a fatal hit and run.

Officials said the accident happened on Lagoon Road near Dove Street on Hilton Head Island at about 9 p.m. on Friday.

A person was walking and hit by the vehicle, officials said.

Officials described the suspect's vehicle as a Toyota with noticeable damage on to the headlights on the passenger's side. The vehicle may also have damage on the hood, front bumper and fender.

Officials did not know the model or color of the car.

If you have any information you are asked to call the South Carolina Highway Patrol at 953-6010 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.