Galivants Ferry man dies after being struck by vehicle


HORRY COUNTY, SC (WBTW) – The Horry County Coroner’s Office has identified a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle early Sunday morning in Galivants Ferry.

According to authorities, the incident happened around 12:50 Sunday morning at Floyd Page Road in Galivants Ferry.

The pedestrian was identified as 45-year-old Richard Sheppard. Sheppard died a little after 11 p.m. Monday night. The coroner said the cause of death was multiple traumatic injuries.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating. Count on News13 for updates.

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