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Florida man dies in crash on Ocean Hwy

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One man was killed in a crash on Ocean Highway in Georgetown County Monday morning.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol, which has listed the collision as fatal, says the crash occurred just after 7 a.m. on Ocean Highway, near the bridges.

Spokesman for Midway Fire, Bob Beebe, says the crash involved a car and a pedestrian, which was transported to a hospital in Georgetown.

Georgetown County Coroner, Kenny Johnson said 43-year-old William Carlo Dominguez of Leesburg, Florida died in Georgetown Hospital around 7:30 a.m. from head injuries.

Coroner Johnson said Dominguez was riding a bicycle.

Crews on the scene shut down the northbound lanes of the highway while the crash was cleared. Highway Patrol has not yet released the cause of the crash.

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