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60-year-old man killed in Conway area crash after striking dump truck head-on

Crews responded to a fatal crash Thursday afternoon in the Conway area. (Source: WMBF News) Crews responded to a fatal crash Thursday afternoon in the Conway area. (Source: WMBF News)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A 60-year-old man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in the Conway area. 

Ashley Leandro Washington, 60, was pronounced deceased on scene from injuries sustained in the crash, according to Horry County Coroner Robert Edge. 

According to a tweet from Horry County Fire Rescue, the crash happened on Pee Dee Highway and Antioch Road. 

The crash happened at 3:45 p.m., according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Matt Southern. He said the driver was traveling on Pee Dee Highway and crossed the center line, striking the dump truck head-on.

Southern said both drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash. The dump truck driver was not injured, according to Southern. 

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