Date of Incident: September 9, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: South Carolina Highway Patrol
Type of Accident: Bicycle Accident
Location of Accident: Burcale Road near Ryan Lane in the Forestbrook area of Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Injuries: Broken bones
Description of Accident: A father is seeking community assistance after a hit-and-run incident involving his son. The 19-year-old was struck by a pickup truck while biking home from work along Burcale Road near Ryan Lane in the Forestbrook area around 11:30 p.m. The young man, now in a full-body cast but conscious, anxiously awaits updates on the search for the driver. Troopers suspect a 2008-2016 Ford F-250, F-350, or F-450 was involved, potentially with passenger-side mirror damage. The father urges accountability for the life-altering consequences, urging anyone with information to contact the South Carolina Highway Patrol at 843-661-4705 or *HP.