HORRY COUNTY, S.C. – A two-car collision resulted in the death of a Longs man Sunday, WMBF reports.
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, Patrick Finnegan, 74, was driving his 2014 Mazda on Pine Needle Drive at 10:45 a.m. on June 7. When Finnegan turned left onto Highway 9, the Mazda was hit on the driver’s side by a 2005 Kia.
Horry County Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler said Finnegan was taken to the Grand Strand Medical Center emergency room after the accident. At 12:31 p.m Finnegan was pronounced dead.
Finnegan’s death was reported as trauma due to accident.
SCHP said the driver of the Kia was taken to the hospital for injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation by Highway Patrol.
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