NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A Longs man turned himself in to authorities on Monday and was charged in connection with a fatal hit-and-run that occurred in late August on S.C. 22 in North Myrtle Beach.
According to a North Myrtle Beach police report, Gregory Harrison Wilson, 53, was charged with hit and run, duties of driver involved in accident with death.
He was released from the J. Reuben Long Detention Center Monday afternoon under a $10,000 bond, according to online jail records.
The report stated the victim, Andrew McGuire, 23, was walking in the road in the area of S.C. 22 and S.C. 31 on Aug. 29 when he was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene.
Then, the victim was struck by a second vehicle, whose driver stopped and called 911.
The initial incident report from North Myrtle Beach police indicated the victim was struck by three different vehicles at various times.
According to Pat Dowling, city spokesperson, a report from the South Carolina Highway Patrol's Multi-disciplinary Accident Investigation Team indicated only two separate vehicles were involved.
Dowling said via email North Myrtle Beach police are not currently searching for a third individual in relation to the case.