Crime & Courts

Man dragged, run over with vehicle

MYRTLE BEACH -- Horry County Police has arrested a Green Sea man for dragging another man down a road and running over him with a vehicle, said Horry County Police Lt. Jay Brantly.

The two men got into an argument Saturday night when one man grabbed the other - who was standing outside of the vehicle - and dragged him down Church Road in Green Sea, Brantly said.

At some point, the man being dragged fell and was then ran over with the vehicle, Brantly said.

He was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, N.C., Brantly said.

The driver, who has not been formally charged as of Sunday afternoon, was arrested and is being held at J. Reuben Long Detention Center.

The incident happened around 6:20 p.m. Saturday, Brantly said.

-- The (Myrtle Beach) Sun News

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