MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A person was hit by a car Thursday afternoon at a busy Myrtle Beach intersection, according to Master Cpl. Tom Vest with the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

Police were called to a crash involving pedestrian at the intersection of Mr. Joe White Avenue and Kings Highway, Vest said. The street was closed at 9th Avenue, as of about 5:30 p.m.

The pedestrian was taken to a hospital.

The road re-opened at about 7:30 p.m., according to police.

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