MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – One man is facing a DUI charge in the aftermath of a motorcycle crash in Myrtle Beach Sunday night that killed a woman.
Online records from the Myrtle Beach Police Department state 67-year-old Stephen Thomas Saldo was booked Sunday at 9:30 p.m.
Crews were called to the crash at Harrelson Boulevard just south of Radar Road. Two motorcycles were involved.
The victim, 58-year-old Jennifer Wing, of Myrtle Beach, died at Grand Strand Medical Center from injuries she sustained.
According to a MBPD report, a friend was riding with Wing at the time of the crash. Police said they then made contact with Saldo, who had a strong odor of alcohol coming from him, blood-shot eyes, slurred speech and was very unsteady on his feet.
Saldo allegedly admitted to “drinking a few drinks” and then driving his motorcycle, the report stated.