Power outages affecting areas of Horry County

More than 2,600 people are without power Northwest of Conway, according to an Horry Electric power outage map.

As a result, the Horry County School Board meeting Monday night was canceled.

“It was an equipment malfunction,” said Horry Electric spokesperson Penelope Hinson, citing a problem in a substation.

She said power should be restored by 5 p.m.

Christian Boschult: 843-626-0218, @TSN_Christian