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Johnsonville man struck, killed while walking

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - A 43-year-old man was killed when a vehicle struck him on Highway 341 Thursday night, Florence County Coroner Keith VonLutcken said.

Bill Monroe Altman, Jr., of Johnsonville, was pronounced dead at the scene. VonLutken said an SUV was headed east on the highway when Altman, walking north, walked into the roadway and was hit.

The vehicle involved was a 2002 Ford SUV carrying the driver and two passengers. No one in the vehicle was hurt.

The incident is under investigation by the S.C. Highway Patrol and Florence County Coroner's Office.

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