Two injured in wreck on Highway 501

Two people were taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after a collision at the corner of Highway 501 and East Cox Ferry Road.

Around 9 a.m., at least two cars were involved in the crash, according to reports at the scene.

One of the cars was traveling on East Cox Ferry Road when the driver ran a red light and was struck by an oncoming car on Highway 501, according to Sonny Collins with South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Units from both Horry County Fire Rescue and Conway Fire were on scene. Three units from South Carolina Highway patrol also responded.

We will update this story as soon as more information is released.