Car crashes after driver flees from traffic stop, 2 injured - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Car crashes after driver flees from traffic stop, 2 injured

Posted: Updated:

LONGS, SC (WMBF) - Crews worked to restore power in the Freemont Road area of Longs Thursday night after a car crashed into a power pole.

Horry County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Jeff Benton says the driver was fleeing a traffic stop initiated by the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

He says the car flipped several times, and both the driver and a passenger have been taken to a nearby hospital.

Stay tuned to WMBFNews.com for more details as this story develops.

Copyright 2013 WMBF News. Al rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

918 Frontage Road East
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
(843) 839-9623
news@wmbfnews.com

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WMBF. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.