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Aynor men attacked after confrontation with man urinating in Myrtle Beach hallway

Two Aynor men were assaulted after one of the men confronted a man urinating in the hallway of a Myrtle Beach motel, according to a police report.

A 74-year-old man suffered several facial fractures, cuts and possible permanent vision problems after the incident that occurred at Midtown Motel located at 309 Eighth Ave., in Myrtle Beach, police said. A13-year-old girl also told police she was hit in the face, chest and arm during the incident.

A 46-year-old man told police that about 7:50 p.m. Saturday the older man confronted a man urinating in the motel hallway, according to the report. The suspect, who appeared to be intoxicated, attacked the older man and the 46-year-old man went to help, but was jumped behind.

The younger man told police the suspect punched him in the face while the other suspect assaulted the older man, according to the report. The girl told police she tried to get the second suspect off the younger man and he struck her during the incident.

The men ran to a vehicle that was in the parking lot and drove away, according to the report. The older man was taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center for treatment while the younger man and the teen were treated at the scene by EMS.