Person lying in road hit and killed in Marion County

WPDE Newschannel 15 has learned the identity of a man hit and killed while lying in the road in Marion County early this morning.

Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson said Vander T. Genwright, was laying in the middle of Bens Street in Marion County when he was hit by a car around 2:15 a.m. and who later died at a Mullins hospital.

Genwright also lived on Bens Street. The driver was not injured but the wreck is under investigation.