One Dead In Christmas Eve Accident

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LACEY TOWNSHIP – Police are continuing to investigate a tragic motor vehicle accident on Christmas Eve that claimed the life of a South Carolina Man.

Lacey Township Police said 64-year-old Daniel O’Connor of Myrtle Beach was killed Tuesday on Lacey Road around 1:09 p.m.

According to police, O’Connnor was heading east when his car left the road for an unknown reason. The vehicle crossed the roadway before coming to rest down an embankment.

O’Connor was the sole occupant in the vehicle and he sustained a head injury. Police said he was taken to Community Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash should contact Sargent George Resetar at 609-693-6636 ext. 2590.