11 people injured in 3-vehicle crash on Hwy 544 near Socastee

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HORRY CO, S.C. (WBTW) – Eleven people were injured in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 544 between Red Hill and Socastee on Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened at about 2:20 at Fetlock Drive on Highway 544.

One person was entrapped and 11 were taken to the hospital with injuries, Casey said.

Traffic was backed up on Highway 544 in both directions, according to Tony Casey, public information & community outreach specialist with Horry County.

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety is investigating. Count on News13 for updates.

This is a developing story.

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