1 killed, 2 injured after crash in Aynor area of Horry County

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AYNOR, S.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed Friday evening in a two-vehicle crash in the Aynor area of Horry County, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The crash happened at about 5:51 p.m. in the area of Dixon Road and Magnolia Highway in the Aynor area, according to HCFR.

A Nissan Xterra was traveling on Edwards Road near Dixon Road, according to troopers. As it was crossing Dixon Road, the driver failed to yield the right of way and was struck by a Chevrolet pickup truck, troopers said.

Both people in the Nissan were ejected from the vehicle, according to troopers. Neither were wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. The driver of the Nissan was killed in the crash. The passenger and the driver of the pickup were taken to the hospital.

The identity of the person killed has not been released.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

Count on News13 for updates to this developing story.

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