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Parade to temporarily shut down Main Street in NMB

North Myrtle Beach, SC -

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A parade scheduled for Saturday afternoon will temporarily close down traffic along Main Street in North Myrtle Beach, according to city officials.

City spokeswoman Nicole Aiello says Main Street, stretching from Highway 17 to Ocean Boulevard, will be closed from 12:15 to 4:15 p.m. Ocean Boulevard from First Avenue North to Third Avenue South will also be closed at that time.

Drivers are urged to exercise caution and use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion in the affected area Saturday afternoon. All roads around the Main Street area are expected to re-open around 4 p.m.

For more information on the road closure, contact the North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety at (843) 280-5511.

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