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Eighteen-year-old identified in fatal crash on Green Sea Road

An 18-year-old man from Aynor has been killed in a one-vehicle crash that occurred on Green Sea Road in Horry County.

Shane Thomas Tarker had died from multiple blunt force injuries, said Horry County Deputy Coroner Tony Hendrick.

The crash occurred around 2:30 p.m. when a farm truck hauling a trailer with corn ran off the roadway, lost control, and overturned, said Lance Cpl. Sonny Collins with the S.C. Highway Patrol.

The driver, who was the only person in the vehicle, was not wearing a seat belt, Collins said.

State troopers are investigating the crash, Collins said.

More details will be posted when they become available.