1 dead, 1 injured crossing U.S. 17 Business

UPDATE: One person died after a collision occurred while crossing the street on U.S. 17 Business in Garden City, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The man has been identified as Robert Watson, 45, of Surfside Beach, according to Horry County Coroner Darris Fowler.

Around 11 p.m. Saturday, a Ford F-350 pickup truck was traveling south on U.S. 17 Business when two pedestrians crossing the street were hit, according to SCHP.

Watson died on scene, and the other pedestrian was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. That person's condition is unknown at this time.

The driver of the pickup truck was not injured.

The incident is under investigation by the SCHP.