Coroner identifies pedestrian who died following injuries sustained in U.S. 501 collision in Galivants Ferry

Coroner identifies pedestrian who died following injuries sustained in U.S. 501 collision in Galivants Ferry
(Source: WSFA 12 News)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – The Horry County Coroner’s Office has identified the pedestrian killed after being struck be a vehicle early Sunday morning in Galivants Ferry.

According to information from Horry County Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard, the crash happened around 12:50 a.m. on U.S. 501 at Floyd Page Road.

The pedestrian, identified as 45-year-old Richmond Sheppard, of Galivants Ferry, died around 11:11 p.m. Monday at Grand Strand Medical Center from multiple traumatic injuries.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

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