Name released of pedestrian killed on Conway road

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) – A pedestrian was struck and killed around 3:40 a.m. Saturday near Highway 804 on Cates Bay Road in Conway.

According to Horry County Coroner Tony Hendrick, 37-year-old Buchanan Barrette, of Conway, was struck by a vehicle and died at the scene from multiple blunt force injuries.

Lance Cpl. Judd Jones said a 2006 Hyundai was traveling north on Cates Bay Road when it hit Barrette. He did not mention any possible charges when releasing details. The South Carolina Highway Patrol continues to investigate the incident.