HCFR: Serious crash on SC 544 sends 4 to hospital

HCFR: Serious crash on SC 544 sends 4 to hospital
Crews respond to serious crash on SC 544

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Four people have been rushed to the hospital after a crash involving multiple vehicles on Highway 544 in Horry County.

Horry County Fire Rescue spokesman Tony Casey said crews were called around 6 p.m. Friday to the area near Peachtree Grocery.

Highway 544 was shut down in both directions for a period of time. Everything was reopened just before 8 p.m.

Casey also said the four people taken to the hospital have serious injuries.

It’s not clear what caused the crash.

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