HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A bicyclist was killed after being hit by a truck on Forestbrook Road in Horry County Monday night, according to South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins.
The bicyclist has been identified as 67-year-old Ivor Chester, according to the Horry County Coroner's Office. Chester was originally from Guyana, but had immigrated and had been living in the Myrtle Beach area for at least 25 years.
Collins said both the bicycle and a 2015 Chevy truck were traveling north on Forestbrook Road when the truck hit the bike in the rear, killing Chester.
He added the crash remains under investigation, but no charges are expected against the truck driver.