GA Biker Dies in Myrtle Beach Accident

Posted on May 28, 2015

Over Memorial Weekend, a Georgia man was killed in a crash in North Myrtle Beach, SC.

Thirty year old Ed Daniel Leatherwood of Rex, GA ran into a vehicle that was carrying a boat near Barefoot Landing. Leatherwood, driving a 2008 motorcycle, disregarded a traffic light and crashed into the boat and trailer. 

The biker was not wearing a helmet and the bike he was riding was reported as stolen from Alabama.

Traffic was slowed for many hours after the crash while South Carolina Highway Patrol investigated the accident.