Horry County Coroner identifies 2 people who died in Saturday morning crash in Loris

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UPDATE 9:48 p.m. — The Horry County Coroner has identified the 2 people who died as a result of a vehicle collision Saturday morning in Loris.

Tanasha L. Farris, 31, of Loris was pronounced dead at the scene. Farris was the driver of the vehicle.

Keith Cox, 29, of Loris was flown to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center and died as a result of his injuries. Cox was the passenger of the vehicle.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol also investigated the crash.

UPDATE 8:52 a.m. — According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, 2 people have died after failing to stop at a stop sign and colliding with a tree early Saturday morning.

The driver of a 2012 Chevy Camaro died on scene. The passenger was transported to a local medical facility before dying from injuries, according to SCHP.

Both were not wearing their seatbelts.

This took place at 5:45 a.m., according to SCHP.

The collision is still under investigation by the SCHP.

LORIS, SC (WBTW) — Horry County Fire and Rescue are on the scene of a crash with serious injuries on Hwy. 66 in Loris Saturday morning.

Crews are still on scene and are urging for the public to avoid the 4000 block of Hwy. 66 to let first responders work safely.

The call was made around 7 a.m., according to HCFR.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is on scene and investigating.

Count on News13 for updates.


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