Pedestrian struck and killed on Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Kings Highway near 68th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach on Friday night.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Michelle McSpadden identified the man as Thomas Edward Shannon.

Shannon was 58 years old and living in the Myrtle Beach area.

Myrtle Beach Police are investigating the incident, Captain David Knipes said no charges have been filed against the driver at this time.