Man hit and killed by vehicle in Anderson Co.

ANDERSON Co., S.C. (WSPA) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian Saturday evening.

According to S.C. Highway Patrol, a collision with injuries was reported at 8:15 p.m. on Lewis St. and S Murray Avenue, about 1 mile south of Anderson.

Troopers say a person was crossing South Murray from the west and was hit by a car traveling south.

The Anderson County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Michael A Willimon, 55 of Anderson. He was pronounced dead at the scene due to blunt force trauma to the head.

Troopers report that the driver of the car was not injured and no one else was in the car.

S.C. Highway Patrol says that no charges have been filed against the driver.