ATV driver killed in deadly Georgetown crash

The driver of an all-terrain vehicle was struck by a car and killed Friday night in Georgetown, according to Lance Cpl. Hannah Wimberly with the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The fatal crash occurred about 10:30 p.m. on Indian Road, near U.S. 521 in Georgetown County.

The driver of the ATV was traveling southbound on Indian Road, without tail lights on, when the ATV was struck in the rear by the driver of a 1998 Toyota sedan, Wimberly said.

The ATV driver was thrown from the vehicle when struck.

The identity of the ATV driver has not yet been released by the Georgetown County Coroner’s Office.

The highway patrol is still investigating the incident.

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