Authorities investigate fatal crash on S.C. 9 in Horry County

07/29/2014 5:41 PM

07/29/2014 5:42 PM

A passenger in a vehicle died in a crash Tuesday afternoon, said Cpl. Sonny Collins with the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The driver of a Chevrolet Impala headed west bound on Log Cabin Road failed to yield right of way while turning onto S.C. 9 to a Volkswagen driving South on the highway.

The Volkswagen crashed into the right side of the Impala about 12:50 p.m., killing the passenger, Collins said. Both drivers were transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Rena Springs, 18, of Loris died at McLeod Loris Hospital from injuries sustained in the crash.

No charges have been filed, Collins said. The collision remains under investigation.

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