South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to a report of a pedestrian struck on Alantic Avenue Thursday night
It happened just before 9:40 p
on Atlantic Boulevard in front of the Causeway Grill and Raw Bar restaurant.
A 3-year-old got away from the grasp of his parents and ran into the side of a moving mini van driven by a 16-year-old from Ohio, according to Trooper Bridget Wyant with South Carolina Highway Patrol.
The child is from Rockwell, North Carolina and was transported to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.
The child's condition is not known.
No charges will be filed, according to Trooper Wyant.
This incident was originally reported as a hit and run. It was corrected Friday morning when we learned that was not the case. We apologize for the error.