West Ashley Pedestrian Hit and Killed by CarPosted on Feb 20, 2012
Darleen Banks, 56, of West Ashley, was walking on Sam Rittenberg Blvd near North Woodmere Drive in Charleston when the accident occurred while she was attempting to cross the road.
Banks was hit by a white Ford Taurus, causing her to be thrown across two lanes. Officers caught up with the vehicle that hit Banks.
Banks was pronounced dead at the scene from blunt force trauma to the body.
No charges have been made at this time and the accident is still being investigated.