HCFR Aug. 7 2020

One person died and another person was taken to the hospital after a car collided with a dump truck on S.C. 905 Friday morning.

One person died after a car collided with a dump truck on S.C. 905 Friday morning in Horry County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Master Trooper Brian Lee said the wreck happened at about 8:13 a.m. when a southbound Ford Fusion crossed the center line and struck a Freightliner dump truck traveling north.

The driver of the Ford died due to the crash, Lee said, and the driver of the dump truck was taken to a local hospital. Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

S.C. 905 near Shaftesbury Lane was shut down temporarily as a result of the wreck, according to Horry County Fire Rescue.

The crash remains under investigation by the Highway Patrol.

Check back for updates.

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