One Seriously Injured in Three-Vehicle Wreck on Hwy 9 in Horry County, South Carolina
HORRY COUNTY, SC. – According to an online news story reported at wmbfnews.com, one person was seriously injured in a three-vehicle wreck that occurred on East Highway 9 Business in Horry County, South Carolina. No one from the collision has been identified at this time, and authorities are still investigating the accident.*
The crash took place late in the evening by Sycamore Drive on Highway 9 Business in Loris, South Carolina. South Carolina Highway Patrol and WMBF report that three vehicles were somehow involved in an accident in the area not long before 9 p.m. The news report did not say what types of vehicles were involved, and no makes or models were reported. It is not clear yet what caused the accident to occur.
Troopers did not immediately provide information regarding the events leading to the accident or whether one of the three drivers was at fault in the crash. The factors involved in the accident and details about the nature of the crash were not included in the news report.
WMBF reports that one of the drivers involved in the accident was injured and transported to a local hospital for medical care. The driver was not identified in the report. His or her injuries were described as serious. No current medical status was provided.
WMBF further reports that the other two drivers were not taken to hospitals. It is not clear, however, if they were injured and treated at the scene. They were also not identified in the news report. The report did not say whether passengers were riding in any of the vehicles at the time of the crash.
Horry County Fire Rescue and South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the scene. Troopers will be handling the case investigation. No additional details about the accident were reported in the news story.
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