LAKE CITY, SC (WMBF) - A man was struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 52 Thursday night, according to Officer Amy Pringle with the Lake City Police Department.
Pringle identified the man who died as 53-year-old Alphonsa Washington. She said that the incident happened around 6:15 p.m. near Lavells Diner when a Washington was struck by a vehicle.
This incident has been ruled an accident.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol’s MAIT team responded alongside Lake City Police Department and Lake City Fire Department.