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1 dead after vehicle collides with tree, catches fire in Loris

Serious injuries reported after vehicle collides with tree, catches fire in Loris
Serious injuries reported after vehicle collides with tree, catches fire in Loris(HCFR)
Published: May. 22, 2022 at 1:35 PM EDT|Updated: May. 22, 2022 at 9:18 PM EDT
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HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was killed after a vehicle collided with a tree and caught fire Sunday in the Loris area.

Master Trooper David Jones with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the wreck happened at around 12:30 p.m. in the area of Highway 19 near S.C. 410.

It involved a 2013 Mazda heading north on Highway 19 when it went off the roadway left and struck a tree before catching fire.

The driver was the only person in the vehicle and died as a result of the crash.

Horry County Fire Rescue crews were also called to the crash.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

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