Alligator Kills Woman In Hilton Head

Woman Walking Dog Attacked & Killed

August 20, 2018 - 3:30 pm

Richmond , VA (WRVA) -  An alligator attacked and killed a woman on South Carolina’s famed Hilton Head Island.

The woman was walking her dog near a lagoon when she was grabbed and pulled under water by the alligator.  The dog was not harmed.

The incident happened Monday morning (8/20/18) around 9:30 a.m.

A representative with The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says an 8 foot long Alligator who they believe was the culprit in the death was captured and killed.