HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — The Horry County Coroner’s Office has identified a 60-year-old woman who died in a Wednesday crash near Loris.

The person who died was identified as 60-year-old Sabrina Alston, of Loris, according to Horry County Chief Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard.

One person was killed and two others were hurt Wednesday evening near Loris when an SUV ran through a stop sign and hit another vehicle, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

It happened at about 6:20 p.m. in the area of Highway 45 and Highway 19.

According to the SCHP, a 2019 Dodge Journey traveling north on Highway 19 failed to stop at a sign and hit a 2016 Kia Forte, which was also traveling north. The Kia then went off the road and into a ditch.

The driver of the Kia, identified as Alston, was pronounced dead at the scene, the SCHP said. A passenger in the Kia and the SUV driver were both taken to Grand Strand Hospital. No information was available about their injuries.

Horry County Fire Rescue responded to the crash scene. No additional information was immediately available.

The highway patrol is investigating.

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