One seriously injured in collision with entrapment in Horry County

One seriously injured in collision with entrapment in Horry County
(Source: Horry County Fire Rescue)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - One person is being transported to a hospital by medical helicopter after a collision with entrapment in Horry County early Sunday morning.

According to Horry County Fire Rescue Spokesperson Tony Casey, a call for a crash near Highway 501 and Nutmeg Road came in around 1:35 a.m. One person was seriously injured in a wreck involving a vehicle and a tree.

A LifeNet helicopter was requested for tranpsort, according to Casey. As of 2:30 a.m., one lane has been closed in both directions as crews respond to the crash.

South Carolina Highway Patrol is also on scene.

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