One person dies in single-vehicle crash in Georgetown County

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A man died as a result of a single-vehicle wreck early Sunday morning in Georgetown County, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The man, identified as 33-year-old Jack Baldwin II by the Horry County Coroner’s Office, was driving southbound on the U.S. 17 overpass approaching the Horry-Georgetown county line at approximately 5:15 a.m. when the 2005 Chrysler van he was driving ran off the road and struck a pine tree, according to the coroner’s office.

Baldwin, who was wearing a seat belt, died from multiple blunt trauma, the coroner reports.