2 hospitalized after wreck on Highway 52

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (WCIV) -- Two people were taken to Medical University Hospital Wednesday evening after a car accident shut down traffic on Highway 52.

South Carolina Highway Patrol officers said the accident happened shortly before 5 p.m. According to Troopers, the pickup truck tried to turn right onto Old Whitesville Road and the driver of a sedan behind the truck was unable to stop in time.

The driver of the sedan swerved into oncoming traffic and hit another truck head-on.

Two people were taken to the hospital, but Troopers do not have details of their conditions.

No charges have been filed in the accident at this point, officials said.