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Victim identified in deadly morning crash

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) -  South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash that took place Tuesday morning in the Conway area. 

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, SC 90 near Chelsey Lake Drive was blocked due to a crash involving a garbage truck and pick-up truck.

Rene Gustavo Villanueva Rodriguez, age 39 was pronounced dead at the scene with internal blunt force trauma, according to Deputy Coroner Tony Hendrick.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash involved two vehicles. A 2007 Freightliner truck was traveling East on SC 90, and Rodriguez was traveling on SC 90 West in a Toyota pick-up truck.

Rodriguez lost control, and crossed the center line striking the freightliner truck

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating,

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