Four people died and two others were hospitalized following a single-vehicle crash on Harrelson Boulevard Saturday morning, according to Lt. Jonathan Evans of the Myrtle Beach Fire Department.
Myrtle Beach police said the crash happened around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Harrelson Boulevard just west of Highway 15 near Myrtle Beach International Airport.
When officers arrived on scene, they found one partially-submerged vehicle in a retention pond adjacent to the roadway and several people with severe injuries near the vehicle, the department said.
Evans said that four people were declared dead on scene.
Two others were taken to Grand Strand Hospital with injuries, according to Evans.
Myrtle Beach Fire, Myrtle Beach Police, Horry County Fire Rescue, and Horry County Police assisted in the early morning incident, according to Cpl. Tom Vest with the Myrtle Beach Police Department.
The investigation is ongoing.