Bicyclist traveling on highway struck and killed

Lake City man hit, killed while on bicycle
Photo Source: MGN Online
Photo Source: MGN Online

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle on Wednesday night in Florence, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

According to the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, sometime around 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Don Senters was driving a 2007 Buick south on Highway 341.

Senters struck an illegally traveling bicyclist on the highway. Coroner von Lutcken said the bicyclist, Johnny Green, from Lake City, passed away at 1:18 on Thursday. No charges are expected to be filed against Senters.  The accident occurred just south of Lake City toward Johnsonville.

The incident will be investigated by Highway Patrol.

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