Hwy 501 reopened following Gardner Lacy Rd. crash

CAROLINA FOREST, SC (WMBF) Commuters traveling on Highway 501 in the Carolina Forest area experienced major delays in the northbound lanes Wednesday morning.

According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, the right lane for northbound traffic on Hwy 501 at Gardner Lacy Rd. was closed due to a collision. Officials worked to clear the scene for approximately two hours, reopening the highway just after 8 a.m.

The SCHP website posted the accident as involving injuries, but authorities have not yet said how many victims were injured in the crash.

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