One dead after 2-vehicle crash near Loris

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LORIS, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed Friday after a crash near Loris in Horry County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The two-vehicle crash happened at 3 p.m. on Red Bluff Road near Old Forest Road, according to officials. A Chevrolet truck was traveling on Red Bluff Road when it crossed the center line and hit a Toyota SUV.

The driver of the truck died in the crash and two other people were taken to the hospital, according to officials. The driver of the truck was wearing a seatbelt, according to troopers.

The name of the person killed has not been released.

As of 4:20 p.m., authorities were asking drivers to avoid the road due to it being shut down.

Count on News13 for updates.

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