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One dead in Horry County wreck

A pedestrian died after he was struck by a vehicle Saturday. A pedestrian died after he was struck by a vehicle Saturday.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly wreck that happened on Pine Needle Drive on Saturday evening.

The Horry County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 30-year-old Edgar David Perez Guerra.

According to investigators. Guerra and a passenger were driving North on Pine Needle Drive, when the van they were in went off the right side of the road and struck a tree.

According to State Highway Patrol the wreck happened around 6:30 p.m.

Authorities said Guerra was not wearing a seat belt.

Investigators said the passenger of the vehicle is currently being treated for serious injuries at a local hospital.

This crash remains under investigation.

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