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Victim who died in Pawleys Island wreck identified by coroner

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A 58-year-old New Jersey man died in a wreck in Pawleys Island on Sunday evening, according to Georgetown County Deputy Coroner Chase Ridgeway.

Michael Walter, from Cape May, died from multiple body trauma, Ridgeway said, in a wreck that occurred after 6 p.m. at 10744 Ocean Highway South near Island Bar and Grill. The incident involved two vehicles, according to a tweet from Midway Fire Rescue.

Others were injured in the wreck, Ridgeway said, but no further details were available Sunday night.

Walter was in town on a golfing trip, Ridgeway said.

David Wetzel: 843-626-0295, @MYBSports

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