HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A pickup truck driver died late Monday morning after a single-vehicle crash in Horry County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The truck crash happened about 11:30 a.m. near North Myrtle Beach on Highway 57 near Mt. Zion Road, Master Trooper Brian Lee said. The 1999 Ford Ranger was traveling north when it ran off the right side of the highway and ran into a ditch.

The death was due to natural causes, according to Horry County Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler. The person was under medical care due to health issues at the time of their death.

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