Man dies two weeks after crash in Horry County

The S.C. Highway Patrol said Wednesday a man died two weeks after crashing in Horry County.

Benny Cannon, 56, of Conway, died April 21 at Grand Strand Medical Center from multiple trauma due to the crash, said Horry County chief deputy coroner Tamara Willard.

The wreck occurred about 9:45 a.m. on Secondary Highway 24, said Cpl. Sonny Collins. The driver of a 1994 Buick was headed east on Secondary Highway 24 when he crossed the center line, went off the road and hit a ditch. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

Collins said the highway patrol was notified of the man’s death Wednesday.