FLORENCE COUNTY, SC. (THECOUNT) — Allen Dickson, of Olanta, South Carolina, has been identified as the pedestrian in a fatal hit-and-run collision Friday night in Florence County.

Dickson, 26, was fatally struck by a vehicle Friday night near Scranton.


According to reports, Dickson was on-foot in the area of Hwy 52 near East West Lee Flowers Road in Scranton, when he was struck by a vehicle that then fled the scene Friday night.

Dickson was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The deadly incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information should contact the Highway Patrol at *HP on cell phones or CrimeStoppers of the Pee Dee, at 1-888-CRIME-SC (1-800-274-6372).

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Dickson:


Geo quick facts: Florence is a city in, and the county seat of, Florence County, South Carolina, United States. It is probably best known for being the intersection of Interstate 95 and Interstate 20, of the latter of which it is at the eastern terminus – Wikipedia.