Rollover accident diverts traffic on Hwy. 544 near Hwy. 31

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Horry County Fire Rescue responded to a rollover accident with several people trapped in a vehicle near Highway 544 and Highway 31 Friday afternoon.

The accident occurred at about 1:39 p.m. Friday. Traffic is being diverted around the accident, which happened on the Conway-bound lanes of Highway 544. Several people were cut out of a car. Seven patients were involved, according to a tweet sent by an HCFR responder.

The accident involved an SUV and a truck with a trailer, according to reporter Brennan Somers at the scene.

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.

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