Two-vehicle crash on Highway 544 sends seven people to hospital

Two-vehicle crash on Highway 544 sends seven people to hospital
Multiple agencies were called the scene of a wreck on Highway 544 and Singleton Ridge Road. (Source: HCFR)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Seven people were taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash Monday night along Highway 544, officials said.

Horry County Fire Rescue, South Carolina Highway Patrol and City of Conway Fire Rescue responded just after 6 p.m. to Highway 544 and Singleton Ridge Road.

Multiple agencies were called the scene of a wreck on Highway 544 and Singleton Ridge Road.
Multiple agencies were called the scene of a wreck on Highway 544 and Singleton Ridge Road. (Source: HCFR)

Officials said the injuries sustained in the crash appear to be non-life-threatening.

Emergency crews on the scene also said one of the involved vehicles had a trailer that was hauling a boat and it became separated during the wreck.

Lanes of traffic in the area are restricted and drivers are being told to avoid the area.

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