MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – One person was killed and several others suffered injuries after a vehicle crashed into a building in Myrtle Beach, according to authorities.
According to Capt. Jonathan Evans with Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue, the crash happened just before noon Thursday in the 900 block of 82nd Parkway, which is Grand Strand Health’s breast health center, and there was significant damage to the building.
Myrtle Beach Police Cpl. Tom Vest confirmed that a person inside the building died as a result of the crash.
“Exactly what happened, what occurred that led to the crash is still under investigation. This is very unfortunate, very sad. Any time we have a loss of life it’s very sad,” Vest said.
That victim’s name was not immediately available. It is not yet known if the individual was an employee or not.
At least four other people were injured, authorities said.