Car crash kills one

A North Carolina man was killed in a single car crash on Highway 501 in Marion County Sunday morning.

The driver ran off the road and ended up on the wrong side of the guard rail, according to Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson.

The car then jumped a canal, according to Richardson.

A passenger in the car was killed. His name isn't being released until the coroner makes contact with his next of kin.

The driver and another passenger were taken to the hospital. Their conditions have not been released.

The car may have been heading back to North Carolina from Myrtle Beach.