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Accident blocks all southbound lanes of Hwy 501 at Carolina Forest

Source: SCDOT traffic camera Source: SCDOT traffic camera

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A traffic accident on Highway 501 at Carolina Forest Blvd. is blocking all southbound lanes as of 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The accident occurred at 1:15 p.m., according to online information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The SCDOT states that all southbound lanes are blocked, but an SCDOT traffic camera in the area is showing vehicles being diverted around the crash scene and emergency vehicles through a turning lane.

This is the second accident at this intersection in as many days. 

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