Coroner: 71-year-old Myrtle Beach man killed after car crashes into bridge pillar on S.C. 22

Driver killed after car crashes into bridge pillar at S.C. 22, S.C. 319 in Conway area

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday morning on S.C. 22, according to authorities.

On Thursday, Horry County Coroner Robert Edge identified the victim as 71-year-old William Greenway, of Myrtle Beach. He died from injuries sustained in the crash.

South Carolina Highway Patrol Cpl. Sonny Collins said a Ford Edge was heading eastbound on S.C. 22 around 11:30 a.m. The driver of the vehicle eventually ran off the right side of the road and struck a bridge pillar for S.C. 319.

The driver, who was the only person inside the vehicle at the time of the crash, died as a result, according to Collins.

Both sides of S.C. 22 were shut down for a time as crews worked the scene.

The Horry County coroner has responded to a crash on S.C. 22 at S.C. 319 in the Conway area.
The Horry County coroner has responded to a crash on S.C. 22 at S.C. 319 in the Conway area. (Source: WMBF News)

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