Victim of deadly Dillon County crash identified

Troopers investigating deadly crash in Dillon County (MGN Image)

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Dillon County that happened Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened on I-95 in the northbound lanes near the 195 mile marker just after 2 p.m.

Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley said Raul Perez, 44, of New York, was killed in the crash.

Troopers said the driver of a 2002 Toyota ran into the median and struck a tree.

Perez, a passenger in the car, was killed, and the driver was taken to McLeod by helicopter.

Both people were wearing seat belts.

This is all the information we have right now.

Stay with ABC 15 News for updates.

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