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1 killed after scooter collides with parked dump truck in Loris

Serious injuries were reported after a crash involving a moped and a tractor trailer on...
Serious injuries were reported after a crash involving a moped and a tractor trailer on Thursday in Loris, officials said.(HCFR)
Published: Dec. 16, 2021 at 7:19 PM EST
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LORIS, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was killed Thursday in a crash involving a scooter and a dump truck in Loris, according to officials.

Sgt. Sony Collins with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the wreck happened in the area of West Dogwood Road when the scooter collided with the rear of the dump truck, which was legally parked in the area.

The Horry County Coroner’s Office said the man driving the scooter, 59-year-old Kary Dow of Loris died at the scene due to injuries sustained.

Horry County Fire Rescue said crews were called to the scene at around 5:40 p.m.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

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