Date of Incident: January 18, 2024
South Carolina Reporting Authority: Horry County Fire Rescue
Type of Accident: Truck Accident
Location of Accident: Highway 701 at Waccamaw Drive in Horry County, S.C.
Injuries: One fatality
Description of Accident: A two-vehicle crash on Highway 701 near the North and South Carolina border injured one person Thursday morning. Emergency crews responded to the incident around 6:50 a.m., involving a tractor-trailer near Waccamaw Drive in the Loris area. The injured individual was airlifted to the hospital. Horry County Fire Rescue and Tabor City Fire Department addressed the aftermath of the collision.