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Accident blocks Highway 17 northbound near Myrtle Beach Mall Friday evening

SCDOT camera showing the traffic backup on US 17 SCDOT camera showing the traffic backup on US 17

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A traffic accident with injuries blocked all northbound lanes and caused significant backups on Highway 17 near the Myrtle Beach Mall Friday evening, according to officials.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of Highway 17  in front of the Myrtle Beach Mall at about 5:30 p.m.

The South Carolina Department of Transportation reported that just one lane was closed as of 6:28 p.m. Friday. 

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