Traffic Alert: Road blocked following crash on overpass at U.S. 17 Bypass, S.C. 544

Traffic Alert: Road blocked following crash on overpass at U.S. 17 Bypass, S.C. 544
A crash has blocked traffic on the northbound overpass at U.S. 17 and S.C. 544. (Source: WMBF News)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – The northbound overpass at the U.S. 17 Bypass and S.C. 544 in Horry County is blocked Friday afternoon following a traffic crash, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Information on the SCHP’s website states the crash happened at 1:45 p.m. Friday.

A photo sent in from a WMBF employee showed a person being wheeled to an ambulance on a stretcher.

Just before 3 p.m. Friday, the road opened back up to traffic.

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