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Motorcycle-involved accident on Highway 90 turns fatal

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A motorcycle driver was killed following a crash on Highway 90 on Friday, according to State Highway Patrol.

Walter Curtis Bass died of injuries he sustained in the incident, said Michelle McSpadden, deputy coroner. Bass was 27 years old and living in Conway.

He was driving a Suzuki motorcycle hit a Chevrolet truck when the driver of the truck failed to yield, turning left off Highway 90, said Corporal Sonny Collins with SCHP.

The accident happened at around 11:30 a.m. about one-half mile east of the City of Conway.

Bass wasn't wearing a helmet, said Collins.

No charges have been filed at this time. The incident remains under investigation.

Horry County Fire Rescue transported the victim to a nearby hospital following the crash.

The road was blocked after 1 p.m. as first responders worked to clear the road.

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