Teenager killed after log truck crashes into car in Williamsburg Co.

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person is dead after a log truck crashed into a car in Williamsburg County Tuesday afternoon.

The coroner's office says 16-year-old Marcus Major, a passenger in the car, died in the accident.

Authorities say a car was traveling west on US 521 and attempted to make a left turn onto Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, but failed to yield the right of way and was hit by a log truck which was traveling east on 521.

There were no other injuries reported. Authorities are investigating the accident.

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