Pedestrian dies in the hospital after being hit in Florence Saturday

Car hits, kills pedestrian on 17 Bypass & 48th Aveune N. (Image 1)

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Officials say a pedestrian has died after being hit Saturday morning on the 500 block of South Church Street in Florence.

According to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken, the man died Sunday afternoon in the hospital as a result of injuries incurred in the crash.

The victim was identified as 24-year-old Christopher Jaroi Singletary of Florence.

The coroner says the investigation by Florence Police is ongoing.