Pedestrian killed in Florence County

UPDATE: A man killed Saturday night after being struck by a car in Florence County has been identified as Michael Singletary, 34, of the Effingham area, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

The accident happened around 11 p.m. near John Paul Jones Road and Stagecoach.

A 2003 Subaru was traveling north on Stagecoach when the driver hit Singletary, according to Sonny Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

No charges are expected to be filed in the case as t

he man

was illegally in the roadway.

An autopsy will be performed Monday morning.

The incident is being investigated by SCHP and the Florence County Coroner's Office.

Check back with for more details as they become available.