Green’s Dictionary of Slang

hell v.

1. to cause a commotion, to ‘raise hell’; often as hell around v.

[US]O. Wister Virginian 272: I was fooling round the earth, jumping from job to job, and helling all over town between whiles.
[US]D. Runyon ‘The Defence of Strikerville’ in From First To Last (1954) 23: They won’t start until about midnight, and then they’re coming a-hellin’.

2. to hurry, to ‘fly’ around (esp. in some activity disapproved of by the speaker).

[US]R. Starnes Another Mug for the Bier 164: [I]t was an ambulance, helling out the state road.
[US](con. WWII) ‘Weldon Hill’ Onionhead (1958) 15: ‘If you do enlist [...] you’ll come see your old dad before you go hellin’ off no tellin’ where’.
[Ire](con. 1945) S. McAughtry Touch and Go 99: The Taigs want us to hell out of it.