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Robert Grissom Pkwy reopened after 18 wheeler removed

Tractor Trailer overturned on Robert Grissom Pkwy (Source: WMBF News Operations Manager Drew Hansen) Tractor Trailer overturned on Robert Grissom Pkwy (Source: WMBF News Operations Manager Drew Hansen)
(Source: WMBF News Operations Manager Drew Hansen) (Source: WMBF News Operations Manager Drew Hansen)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) Traffic has been reopened to roadways around Robert Grissom Parkway after an 18 wheeler overturned Friday morning.

According to South Carolina Department of Transportation, the northbound lanes were closed from Robert Grissom Pkwy. to SC 31 at 17 Bypass for approximately 5 hours as crews worked to flip the tractor trailer.

An incident report from the Horry County Police Department says the single vehicle crash occurred around 6:40 a.m. Friday. The 18-wheeler was reportedly leaking fluid just after the crash and the driver managed to climb outside of the vehicle and requested medical attention.

Police say the driver suffered minor injuries in the crash.

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