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Victim identified in single-vehicle Pawleys Island accident

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – One person was killed after a single-vehicle accident in Pawleys Island Saturday night , according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident happened around 7:00 Saturday night on Martin Luther King Road.

The driver of a 2005 Honda Accord was traveling south on Martin Luther King Road when the car ran off the roadway and struck a ditch. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

The victim, identified by the coroner's office as 25-year-old Larry D. Williams of Georgetown, was transported to a hospital were he later died. 

According to booking and court records, Williams was charged with felony DUI in a crash involving a state trooper last year.

The accident is still under investigation by South Carolina Highway Patrol.

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