Injury accident blocks Hwy.17 near Shetland Lane Saturday aftern - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Injury accident blocks Hwy.17 near Shetland Lane Saturday afternoon

SCDOT traffic camera showing the accident at Shetland Lane. (Source: SCDOT) SCDOT traffic camera showing the accident at Shetland Lane. (Source: SCDOT)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – An accident with injuries on Highway 17 Bypass near Shetland Lane caused heavy traffic delays to northbound traffic Saturday afternoon.

The accident occurred at about 1:34 p.m. on Hwy. 17 Bypass near Shetland Lane, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

An SCDOT camera showed a heavy backup for northbound traffic, a vehicle in the median, and several emergency vehicles at the scene, with one blocking a lane northbound lane of Hwy. 17 Bypass.

As of 3 p.m., SCDOT information showed all lanes were cleared.

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