2 Myrtle Beach men killed in dirt bike collision

A Tuesday night collision in Longs involving dirt bikes left two Myrtle Beach men dead.

James Lane and Malachi Mack, both 24, were killed in the crash, according to Michelle McSpadden, deputy coroner for Horry County.

McSpadden said the collision happened just after 6:30 p.m. on Vera Road in the Poplar Community near Longs.

Both riders died of their injuries when the bikes collided with each other.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate.

Michaela Broyles: 843-626-0281, @MichaelaBroyles