Scaffolding accident injures 2 in Horry Co.

Horry County, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Two people were transported to area hospitals after falling off scaffolding late Wednesday afternoon.

Leslie Yancey, spokeswoman for Horry County Fire Rescue, said emergency responders were dispatched to 1220 River Oaks Dr. at 4:02 p.m. following reports of the accident.

Yancey said one person was transported by ambulance to the Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. A second victim was airlifted to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

The conditions of the victims have not been released.

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