HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The victim of a fatal motorcycle collision Sunday night in Hartsville has been identified.

Tryus Ronnie Morrell, 50, of Hartsville died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a car, according to Darlington County Coroner J. Todd Hardee.

The incident at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday on North Marquis Highway near East Carolina Avenue, near the Hartsville Skating Arena.

The crash happened when a 2000 Harley-Davidson that was southbound on North Marquis Highway turned in front of a northbound Nissan Armada, said Lance Cpl. Tyler Tidwell of the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The driver of the Armada and two passengers in it were transported to a Hartsville hospital for treatment. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt while the two passengers were wearing theirs. The motorcycle rider was not wearing a helmet, Tidwell said.

This incident was under investigation by the Darlington County Coroner’s Office and the SC Highway Patrol.

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