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Troopers Investigating Child Hit, Killed In State Park

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GREENWOOD COUNTY, S.C. -

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal collision that killed a child in Greenwood State Park Saturday. 

According to the Highway Patrol, the incident happened around 11:00am in the Greenwood State Park Campground in Campground 1. 

The driver was entering State Park Road when they struck the child in the roadway. 

Greenwood County Coroner Sonny Cox said that the victim was an 18 month girl from Ninety Six.

EMS transported the child to hospital, where she later died due to their injuries. 

The incident is under investigation. 

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