82-year-old man killed in Carolina Forest area crash


HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) – A deadly crash has been reported by the South Carolina Highway Patrol in Horry County.

According to troopers, the crash happened around 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the area of US 501 and Conbraco Circle.

According to the Horry County Coroner’s Office, Barry French, 82, of Conway, died.

Master Trooper Brian Lee says French failed to yield the right of way when making a turn, and as a result was struck by another vehicle. Both people were wearing a seat belt.

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