Kyeon Glover, 19, faces a number of charges, including Felony DUI, Burglary, Failure to Stop for a Blue Light and possession of Marijuana, after police say he fled from them Wednesday morning and caused a crash that killed a man.
Vincent Omear Thomas, 33, of Mayesville, was killed around 5 a.m. Wednesday in the crash that happened at the intersection of Church and Cheves Streets in Florence, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.
Thomas was killed when his vehicle was hit by the vehicle being chased by police.
Police say Glover was being chased after fleeing from the scene of a reported burglary in progress.
Officers on scene said Thomas was on his way home from work when his vehicle was hit by the speeding car.
Glover has been charged with Felony DUI, according to Sonny Collins with Highway Patrol.
Highway Patrol said there were several cars at the intersection when the crash happened and are asking anyone who may have witnessed the accident to contact them.
Glover also faces eight charges from Florence police, according to Major Carlos Raines with Florence police.
Florence Police Chief Allen Heidler said an officer was pursuing the car Glover was driving after a burglary and shooting was reported at Church Hill Apartments on June Lane.