Coroner names victim of single-vehicle crash in North Myrtle Beach

The Horry County Coroner’s Office has released the name of a 22-year-old man killed in a single vehicle crash in North Myrtle Beach early Friday morning.

Lavonte Stanley from Longs died from injuries sustained in the collision, said Horry County Deputy Coroner Patty Bellamy.

The wreck happened on Robert Edge Parkway about midnight, said NMB spokesperson Pat Dowling. The driver was unresponsive and “heavily entrapped” in the vehicle, he said.

North Myrtle Beach police are investigating.

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