UPDATE: Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Horry County identified


HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car early Sunday morning in Horry County.

Coroner Robert Edge identified the victim as 54-year-old Eric Ralph Holder, of Myrtle Beach.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, a 2012 Mazda was traveling north on U.S. 701 near Highway 22 in Conway. The victim was walking on U.S. 701 heading north, and was hit around 5 a.m.

This incident remains under investigation by SCHP. As more details become available, we will continue to update you with more information.

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