Pedestrian struck and transported Friday night

Pedestrian struck and transported Friday night

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Rescue crews responded to an accident Friday night on 501 at Brown Swamp Road, involving a pedestrian who was struck.

According to Justin Gibbins with Horry County Fire Rescue, the accident took place at 8:20 p.m.

Gibbins said one person was transported to Grand Strand Medical Center and is in critical condition.

South Carolina Highway Patrol reported the accident as a hit-and-run.

We will provide updates as they become available.

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