Conway teen identified as drowning victim

An 18-year-old Conway man drowned while swimming Sunday in the Little Pee Dee River near Aynor, authorities said Monday.

Robert Tyler Arrington, 18, of Conway was identified as the drowning victim, Horry County Deputy Coroner Michelle McSpadden said at 8:45 a.m. Monday.

Arrington had been swimming Sunday afternoon near Hughes Landing in the Little Pee Dee.

Additional information was not available from authorities Monday evening. Information will be posted when it becomes available.

Contact TONYA ROOT at 444-1723 or on Twitter @tonyaroot.

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