One injured after collision involving vehicle, bicycle on U.S. 501

One injured after collision involving vehicle, bicycle on U.S. 501
One person was injured after a bicycle was struck a vehicle Monday afternoon on U.S. 501. (Source: Horry County Fire Rescue)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – One person was injured after a cyclist was hit by a vehicle Monday afternoon on U.S. 501, according to officials.

Tony Casey, spokesperson for Horry County Fire Rescue, said the crash happened around 2:18 p.m. at U.S. 501 and Waccamaw Boulevard.

The bicyclist was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries, according to Casey.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area as crews work to clear the scene.

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