HORRY COUNTY, SC (WBTW) — A person is dead after a crash involving a pedestrian in southern Horry County.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol said it happened Sunday night on Highway 17 Business near Tadlock Drive. That’s around 2 miles south of Murrells Inlet.

SCHP said around 8:36 p.m. a 2008 Volvo SUV was traveling north on Highway 17 Business when it hit a pedestrian who was crossing the road from the median. The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital where they later died. The driver of the Volvo was not hurt.

The pedestrian’s name has not yet been released.

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