SCHP: Motorcyclist involved in crash on S.C. 707 dies from injuries

SCHP: Motorcyclist involved in crash on S.C. 707 dies from injuries
Accident on Highway 707 (Source: Horry County Fire Rescue)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A motorcyclist has died after a serious crash Tuesday on S.C. 707.

South Carolina Highway Patrol and Horry County Fire Rescue responded around 11:50 a.m. to S.C. 707 at Laurel Woods Drive to a two-vehicle crash.

Highway Patrol Cpl. Judd Jones said a 2016 Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling southbound on S.C. 707 and the driver of a 2019 Jeep was making a left turn from Laurel Woods Drive when the two vehicles collided.

The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet, Jones said.

The biker was taken to Waccamaw Hospital where that person died from their injuries. The coroner’s office has not released that person’s name.

The crash caused all northbound lanes and one southbound lane of S.C. 707 to be closed while crews investigated and cleared the scene.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.

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