Police cruiser lights at the scene of a fatal accident involving a pedestrian in Charleston, SC

Date of Incident: May 4th, 2023

South Carolina Reporting Authority: Horry County Fire Rescue

Type of Accident: Moped Accident

Location of Accident: Hwy 17, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Injuries: Critical

Description of Accident: A moped crash in Myrtle Beach caused severe injuries and blocked southbound traffic in the area of Shetland Lane. Emergency services responded to the incident at approximately 10:50 a.m., and authorities urged drivers to avoid the affected area. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is conducting an investigation, aided by the Horry County Police Department and Myrtle Beach Police Department.

Local Media Coverage: WMBF News