US-501 reopened following multi-car accident

Horry County, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A multi-car accident that caused quite the traffic jam for the Friday evening commute has been cleared from US-501.

WMBF News Traffic Reporter Lisa Galvez said the mutli-car accident stalled traffic shortly before 4 p.m. on the Waccamaw Pottery Bridge.

Police temporarily closed down the Conway-bound lanes of US-501 from the US-17 Bypass overpass to tend to the incident.

No injuries were reported. Officials have not commented on what led to the pile-up.

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