GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The driver of a van was killed early Sunday morning just inside the Georgetown County line from Horry County.
The crash happened on U.S. Highway 17 at approximately 5:15 a.m., Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins said.
The Chrysler van was traveling south when it ran off the roadway and struck a tree, he said.
The driver, the sole occupant of the vehicle, died in the crash, Collins said. Troopers say the victim was wearing a seatbelt.
The Georgetown County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s identity.