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      Second person dies in Dillon County crash

      Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley has identified two people who were killed in a single car accident near Sunset Drive off Highway 917 in Latta, Saturday.

      The driver Charles Fredrick Page, 39, of Latta and the passenger Jonathan Vereen, 20, also of Latta, died at the scene.

      Another passenger was taken to the hospital . A s of last night their condition was stable.

      Highway Patrol tried to pull the vehicle over when it suddenly sped off , according to Captain Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office. The driver eventually lost control, crashing into a tree, said Arnette. The Sheriff's Office is still investigating the wreck.

      We will have more information on the investigation as it becomes available.