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Photo of the crash near Palmetto Pointe Boulevard (Source: WMBF News Marketing Manager Ed Oliver) Photo of the crash near Palmetto Pointe Boulevard (Source: WMBF News Marketing Manager Ed Oliver)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Myrtle Beach emergency crews are responding to a crash with reported injuries at the back gate Friday afternoon.

The crash occurred sometime around 4:42 p.m. at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and Highway 17 Bypass.

The Myrtle Beach Police dispatch website is reporting entrapment with this crash.

It's unknown how this crash occurred, but WMBF News is currently working to obtain more information about those involved.

Just over an hour before police and fire crews were working to clear the scene of an accident on Highway 17 Bypass near Palmetto Pointe Blvd, just yards from the other crash.

The dispatch website for MBPD lists injuries involved with this crash but more information on how it happened or how many people are hurt was not immediately available.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol also responded to assist. Stick with WMBF News for more details as they become available.

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