Press release issued by Pageland Police Department, Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office and Chesterfield County School District
At approximately 9:35 a.m. Sept. 1., a family arrived at Pageland Elementary to enroll their children. The family sent a child back to the car to get additional documents for enrollment. When attempting to cross the street, the child was struck by an oncoming vehicle.
EMS responded immediately. The child was pronounced dead at CMC Union Hospital at 10:21 am.