Victim identified in fatal Horry County crash

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A motorcycle driver died in an accident on Highway 905 by Freemont Road in Horry County Sunday afternoon, officials with the South Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed.

The driver of the motorcycle, Robert L Cushman, 66, of Little River, was killed in the accident, according to Horry County Coroner Tony Hendrick.

At 4:12 p.m., Cushman was traveling north on Highway 905 when the driver of a 1998 Ford Expedition hit Cushman after failing to yield at a right away going east on Freemont Road.

The driver of the Ford Expedition was charged with failing to yield at a right away, according to SCHP.

The SCHP said Cushman was wearing a helmet.

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