From the Horry County Police Department
HORRY COUNTY, SC Officers with the Horry County Police Department's Beach Patrol Section are urging Ocean swimmers to please use caution when in the water today.
Rip Currents are occurring more often today on Horry County's beaches, particularly on the northern end of the County (Restaurant Row area). Life Guards have pulled approximately six people out of the Ocean today. All six were caught in rip currents. Life guards are asking all swimmers to stay in knee deep water.