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Troopers search for man after failed traffic stop attempt on Carolina Forest Boulevard

CAROLINA FOREST, SC (WMBF) - Troopers are at an apartment complex off Carolina Forest Boulevard after a suspect ran when authorities tried to issue a traffic stop.

The incident happened at around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Highway Patrol attempted to make a traffic stop, which resulted in a crash on Carolina Forest Boulevard, said Chief Kyle Lamparter with the Briarcliffe Acres Police Department. Lamparter watched the unattended vehicle while troopers searched for the man.

The driver apparently took off running after the vehicle crashed into a ditch.

Horry County police were called to bring a K9 unit to the scene.

Developing story...More to come.

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