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19-year-old dies after head-on crash in Georgetown, coroner says

(Allison Baker)
Published: May. 8, 2022 at 7:21 PM EDT|Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 5:43 PM EDT
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GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WMBF) - One person has died after a head-on crash in the Grand Strand on Sunday.

The Georgetown Police Department said the wreck happened in the area of Church Street at around noon.

Police asked drivers to avoid the area for nearly two hours as emergency crews worked at the scene. Lanes were eventually reopened.

Georgetown County Coroner Chase Ridgeway later said 19-year-old Ezra Lawson, of Myrtle Beach. died as a result of the crash.

The wreck remains under investigation.

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