A motorcyclist died Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash, said Horry County Coroner Robert Edge.
The wreck was reported to the S.C. Highway Patrol about 3:15 p.m., according to the agencys website.
Terell Thomas, 28, of Little River died from a head injury sustained in the crash, Edge said.
Bob Beres, with highway patrol, said Thomas was not wearing a helmet while driving his motorcycle on Lincoln Heights Road when he ran off the road and struck a tree near the intersection with Pinewood Circle.
Lincoln Heights Road is off S.C. 90 and close to North Myrtle Beach High School.
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