The Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that a 79-year-old Santa Rosa County man was killed Wednesday around 8:55 p.m. in a single-car crash.

According to the FHP report, Marion Pollard of Milton was crossing Hamilton Bridge Road near the intersection with Creekside Lane to check his mail. While he was in the roadway, he was struck by an eastbound 1998 Toyota Corolla driven by David Melton, 46, of Pace.

Charges are pending while the incident is investigated.