Arrest made after crash involving two pickup trucks on N Kings Highway

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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) – One arrest was made after a crash closed part of North Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach on Thursday night.

William Perez has been charged in connection with the crash, according to Master Cpl. Tom Vest with the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

He has been booked into the Myrtle Beach Jail on a charge of driving under the influence.

William Perez (Source: Myrtle Beach Jail)

Booking records show that the 38-year-old Perez was also arrested late last year for reckless driving and driving without a license.

It happened at 44th Ave North around 6:40 p.m. Two pickup trucks collided. Both had front-end damage. At least one tow truck was brought to the scene. Myrtle Beach police tell News13 that no one was hurt.

Police say one person was arrested. It’s not clear what charge or charges the person is facing, or what led to the crash.

The Myrtle Beach Police Department and Myrtle Beach Fire Rescue responded to the crash.

Count on News13 for more information.

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