A 51-year-old man died early Saturday morning after being ejected from his vehicle in a crash on SC 9 near Bennettsville. Linnard Ray Short was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident around 3:30 am in Marlboro County. He was driving a 1997 Pontiac when it went off the left side of the road and he was ejected when the car overturned. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The accident remains under investigation by the police.
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