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Driver passes out, strikes parked cars on Kings Hwy.

Myrtle Beach, SC -

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - An accident has damaged five vehicles parked along Kings Highway on Tuesday afternoon, according to Myrtle Beach Police.

Investigators on scene said the incident occurred after a driver passed out, lost control of his vehicle, hit a utility pole and struck a row of cars parked at the Rainbow Harbor shopping center.

A number of cars involved suffered heavy front-end damage in the incident. Police temporarily blocked one lane of traffic Tuesday afternoon on Kings Highway while debris was cleared from the road.

EMS workers said a medical condition sparked the incident. No injuries were reported.

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