Horry County limits sale of green lasers - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

Horry County limits sale of green lasers

File Photo (WCIV) File Photo (WCIV)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Horry County has passed an ordinance limiting the sale of green lasers.

The move follows complaints last year that the lasers had been used to blind the pilots of aircraft and were aimed at other vehicles.

The ordinance approved Tuesday prohibits selling lasers to anyone under the age of 18. Those that are sold cannot exceed 1 milliwatt in power.

The matter is also before the Myrtle Beach City Council. But council delayed talks on limiting the sales of lasers until it saw what the county council took.


Powered by WorldNow


888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.


Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.