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A 52-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina, man died of drowning at a hotel pool in the South Strand, authorities said.

Shawn Hamlet died Sunday afternoon at South Strand Medical Center following an incident in a pool at Myrtle Beach Resort at 5905 South Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, which is in the Surfside Beach area, Horry County Deputy Coroner Patty Bellamy said in a news release.

Hamlet's death has been ruled an accidental drowning, Bellamy said.

The Horry County Police Department is investigating the incident.

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