Man arrested in fatal Myrtle Beach crash

Dirk J. Derrick
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Posted on Aug 02, 2010
A North Myrtle Beach man was arrested in connection with a multi-vehicle fatal crash that took place Saturday at the intersection of Kings Highway and 33rd Avenue North in Myrtle Beach.

As many as five cars were involved in the wreck and at least 2 people were taken to the hospital. One, Dragan Simic, 40, of Alexandria, VA was killed following the accident. The collision occurred around 7:20 pm on Saturday. Simic died around 11:10 pm from multiple trauma related to the crash.

Victor Mazariego-Gomez, 31 was arrested and charged with felony DUI, although the accident is still under investigation. Mazariego-Gomez's bond hearing is expected to take place Monday.

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