Double fatal crash reported in Marlboro County

Double fatal crash reported in Marlboro County
(Source: Raycom Media)

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Two people are dead following a crash in Marlboro County Tuesday night, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The two vehicle crash took place approximately 5:25 p.m. on US 15 near Society Hill.

Highway Patrol said a 2007 Buick SUV carrying two people was traveling north on US 15 and passing a vehicle, then struck a box truck head-on, which was carrying two occupants.

The two people in the SUV sustained fatal injuries. One died on the scene and the other died at Mcleod Hospital in Cheraw. The two occupants in the box truck were transported to the hospital and sustained injuries from the accident.

The deceased's names have not yet been released. We will provide details as they become available. This crash remains under investigation by South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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