SCDOT: Hwy 544 reopen at Hwy 17 Bypass after accident

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – All lanes of Highway 544 were closed Tuesday morning at the Highway 17 bypass due to an accident with injuries, officials confirmed. The lanes were reopened shortly after 10 a.m.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened at about 8:13 a.m. All lanes of SC544 were closed for a period Tuesday morning, according to the SC Department of Transportation.

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