A Myrtle High School senior was killed early Thursday morning in a single-car accident in rural Union County.
Joshua Swan, age 18, was killed when the vehicle he was driving on County Road 59 left the roadway and struck a tree.
First reports of the accident were made around 7 am.
Union County Coroner Pam Bowman said the victim had been the only passenger in the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.