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Murrells Inlet man killed in crash near Inlet Square mall; U.S. 17 Bypass now open

A 40-year-old Murrells Inlet man was killed this morning in a crash that involved two tractor-trailers, officials said.

Glenn Bragg was pronounced dead at 2:15 a.m. at the scene of the crash on U.S. 17 Bypass at Tournament Boulevard, said Horry County Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard.

The crash occurred in the northbound lane of U.S. 17 Bypass and involved two tractor-trailers, said Lance Cpl. Sonny Collins of the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The victim was driving a sport utility vehicle and was wearing a seat belt, Willard said.

The highway patrol's Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team is investigating the crash, and further details are expected to be released later today, Collins said.

U.S. 17 Bypass reopened this morning.