Driver dies after vehicle overturns into swamp in Conway, fire rescue says

A person has died after a vehicle overturned into a swamp in Conway on Thursday night, according to Horry County Fire Rescue.

The two occupants in the vehicle were entrapped in the single-vehicle crash just after 10 p.m. near Depot Road and U.S. 501 Business. The driver died and a passenger was transported to the hospital, HCFR reports.

The name of the victim has not been released.

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