SC pedestrian dies after hit by stolen fire engine

PORT ROYAL, S.C. (AP) - A South Carolina man is facing a list of

charges after

jumping naked into fire truck at an emergency scene,

then killing a pedestrian

and smashing into multiple vehicles as he

raced away.

The Beaufort County Coroner's Office said Saturday that


Justin Miller of Port Royal was killed by the careening

fire truck as he

walked along a sidewalk.

A Beaufort police supervisor was not immediately available

Saturday to

confirm the suspect's identity. The driver was pulled

from the fire

truck after it crashed into trees and immediately

began fighting with

police and paramedics.

Witnesses said the man was naked when he was pulled from the


truck and when he jumped behind the wheel as Beaufort-Port


Fire Department firefighters responded to an apartment