Coroner’s office identifies 28-year-old killed in crash

Coroner’s office identifies 28-year-old killed in crash
HCFR is reporting serious injuries after a wreck in Longs. (Source: HCFR)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One person was killed after a car crashed into a building early Saturday morning, according to information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Chris Dontell identified the victim as 28-year-old Mercedes Scales of Longs. Dontell also said the victim died at the scene.

Horry County Fire Rescue said crews were dispatched to a home at 8817 Highway 90 in Longs at around 5:29 a.m. Saturday. Officials said the car also caught fire.

No one else was hurt in the wreck.

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