Date of Incident: September 29, 2023
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Myrtle Beach Fire Department
Type of Accident: Car crash into building
Location of Accident: USPS Office on 67th Avenue North in North Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Injuries: Two injured
Description of Accident: A car crashed into a Myrtle Beach post office when the driver accidentally hit the accelerator instead of the brake while parking. The vehicle smashed through windows, injuring two people. One victim was taken to the hospital with leg and side pain, while the second victim, who refused immediate medical transport, had a cut on her wrist and leg pain. The post office reopened after structural assessment by the Myrtle Beach Fire Department.