Car crash with injuries occurred at George Bishop Parkway and Claypond road, lane closed

A lane of traffic is closed on George Bishop Parkway after a car crash occurred Saturday morning and four people were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The car crash happened at 11:27 a.m. at George Bishop Parkway and Claypond Road, and injuries have been reported in connection with the incident.

Traffic is being diverted through the Beach Church parking lot, and authorities suggest avoiding the area if possible.

There are reports that one of the drivers involved in the crash ran a red light.

Rescue crews are on the scene. More details will be released as they are provided. Please check back for story updates.

Our Grand Strand news alliance partner, WPDE contributed to this report.

Contact ELIZABETH TOWNSEND at 626-0217 or on Twitter @TSN_etownsend.