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Northbound traffic backed up on Hwy. 17 Bypass near Litchfield Beach due to accident

Source: Raycom Media Source: Raycom Media

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Northbound traffic on Highway 17 Bypass is backed up for a couple of miles due to a loaded dump truck overturning Tuesday afternoon near Trace Drive in Litchfield Beach, according to Midway Fire Chief Doug Eggiman.

Chief Eggiman said crews are still working to clean up the contents on the road and the SCHP is also on scene.

No one was transported to the hospital.

The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m.

Chief Eggiman said southbound lanes on Highway 17 going north and south were also congested.

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