HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — A crash is blocking traffic on Highway 544 near Conway, according to Horry County Fire Rescue.

The two-vehicle crash happened at about 4 p.m. in the area of Highway 544 and Gale Avenue, HCFR said. Three people were taken to a hospital with injuries.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area as delays are likely.

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety is investigating.