Driver dies in crash on Highway 51 in Georgetown Co. - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Driver dies in crash on Highway 51 in Georgetown Co.

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash on Highway 51 and Hesterville Road, near Browns Ferry Park.

Corporal Sonny Collins says the crash occurred around 11:49 a.m. when a 1990 Chevrolet pickup crossed the center line and collided with a 2000 International log truck.

The driver of the Chevy truck died in the crash.

The log truck was loaded with logs at the time, and the driver was transported to the Medical University of South Carolina for treatment.

No charges are expected to be filed, and this crash remains under investigation.

Stay tuned to WMBF News for more information as it becomes available.

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