A West Virginia man died in Conway Wednesday night when he had a heart attack while driving a tractor trailer, said Horry County Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler.
Kevin King, had a cardiac arrest that made him veer off the road on U.S. 501 near Coastal Carolina University Wednesday night about 7:15 p.m., Fowler said.
He was taken to Conway Medical Center where he was pronounced dead about 8 p.m.
Fowler said the preliminary autopsy performed Thursday morning showed King had a heart attack. The tractor trailer did not crash into any other vehicles.
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