Horry County authorities say that a Red Bluff man was killed in a motorcycle accident on Highway 9 near Loris. Richard Irving, 57, was driving a 2006 Suzuki motorcycle when he slowed to take a turn and was hit from behind by an SUV. He was thrown from the motorcycle during the accident. He was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center but was pronounced dead.
The driver of the SUV was charged with driving too fast for conditions.