Crews respond to vehicle in pond; 1 taken to hospital, officials say

Crews respond to vehicle in pond; 1 taken to hospital, officials say
Crews respond to a vehicle in a pond in Surfside Beach (Source: Horry County Fire and Rescue)

SURFSIDE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – One person has been taken to the hospital in critical condition after a vehicle was found in a pond, according to the Horry County Fire PIO.

Crews responded to the scene on Beaver Run Boulevard just before 10 p.m.

Officials said crews were able to pull that person out of the vehicle in the water. The person’s injuries are unknown at this time.

The Horry County Fire and Rescue dive team was called to the scene so that they can get in the vehicle and find out what caused the vehicle to go in the water, according to Horry County officials.

Crews respond to a vehicle in a pond in Surfside Beach (Source: Horry County Fire and Rescue)
Crews respond to a vehicle in a pond in Surfside Beach (Source: Horry County Fire and Rescue)

No other occupants were found in the vehicle after it was searched by the HCFR dive team.

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