Fatal wreck on Pee Dee Highway

A Conway man was killed in this crash on Pee Dee Highway Saturday afternoon.

A 36-year-old Conway man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Pee Dee Highway Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

Jeremy Gore died at the scene from multiple traumatic injuries, said Horry County Chief Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard in a Monday news release. The S.C. Highway Patrol is investigating the wreck, which happened near 4320 Pee Dee Highway.

The crash occurred shortly before 4:15 p.m. Saturday, said Sgt. Edward Collins of the Highway Patrol.

A 2012 Jeep was traveling east on Pee Dee Highway when the vehicle veered off the left side of the road and struck a tree, Collins said. He noted that the driver, Gore, was not wearing a seatbelt.

Horry County Fire Rescue also responded to the scene. 

Contact Charles D. Perry at 843-488-7236


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