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Pedestrian struck and killed overnight in Horry County identified

 pedestrian was struck and killed early Saturday morning in Horry County, according to LcPl. Judd Jones with South Carolina Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 3:40 a.m. on Cates Bay Highway. The identity of the victim has not been released yet. This incident is still under investigation by SCHP, check back with WMBF News for more information.  

UPDATE: Man killed in Myrtle Beach Police officer involved shooting identified

Myrtle Beach Police Officers were involved in the second deadly officer shooting of 2017 early Friday morning, according to Captain Joey Crosby. Officers were called to Spivey Park on 3rd Avenue South around 12:30 a.m. for a report of a suspicious person. Upon arrival, officers discovered the person was armed with a gun. The person reportedly turned and pointed his gun towards officers. “In fear for their lives, officers discharged their weapon