Driver killed after truck runs off road in Myrtle Beach area


MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – One person died Wednesday evening following a single-vehicle crash in the Myrtle Beach area.

According to information from South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins, the crash happened at 5:25 p.m. on Tidewater Road.

A 2012 Ford pickup truck was heading west when it ran off the right side of the road and struck a ditch, according to Collins.

He added the driver was the only person in the truck and the victim was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

The name of the victim was not immediately known.

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