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Marshland Road was closed off and the coroner's van was on the scene as officials investigate this 7:30 a.m. March 14, 2016, wreck on Marshland Road at Broad Pointe Drive.
Marshland Road was closed off and the coroner's van was on the scene as officials investigate this 7:30 a.m. March 14, 2016, wreck on Marshland Road at Broad Pointe Drive. jkarr@islandpacket.com

Two people were killed Monday morning in a single-vehicle wreck on Marshland Road.

Herbert Miller, 24, and Markell Orr, 22, both of Hilton Head Island, were pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Beaufort County Coroner’s Office.

The crash occurred near Golden Bear Way around 7:30 a.m., according to the S.C. Highway Patrol, when a 2016 Ford Mustang Miller was driving northbound ran off the roadway and struck a tree.

The two were not wearing seat belts, the patrol said.

Map locates Marshland Road at Golden Bear Way/Broad Pointe Drive

Caitlin Turner: 843-706-8184, @Cait_E_Turner

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