Date of Incident: July 31st, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Horry County Coroner’s Office

Type of Accident: Pedestrian Accident

Location of Accident: Highway 501 Bridge in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Injuries: Fatal

Description of Accident: A 28-year-old Myrtle Beach woman was struck by an unidentified driver on the Highway 501 bridge, near Jason Boulevard around 11:55 pm. Sadly, the victim succumbed to her injuries. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is seeking information to identify the driver who fled the scene. Call 843-661-4705 or 1-800-768-1505 with any tips.

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