18-wheeler accident ties up traffic on US-17

Myrlte Beach, SC - MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - An accident involving an 18-wheeler has a section of US-17 blocked in Myrtle Beach Tuesday afternoon, causing major traffic headaches.

Myrtle Beach Police said officers are directing traffic around the affected area of US-17, located near the Carolina Opry. The truck is blocking two lanes of traffic, according to police on scene.

No further details have been released.

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