1 hospitalized, lanes reopen after chemical spill at George Bishop, Fantasy Harbour
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) -Lanes of traffic are reopening at George Bishop Parkway and Fantasy Harbour Blvd. after a small chemical spill near a UPS facility, Horry County Fire rescue said.
Horry County Fire Rescue’s Hazmat Team mitigated the spill and will be passing the scene off to a private clean-up team.
One person was transported to the hospital.
UPS released the following statement to WMBF News:
“We temporarily evacuated our facility in Myrtle Beach out of an abundance of caution to address a hazardous materials package. We are working with the responding authorities, and our employees have been cleared to safely return to work.”
HCFR was dispatched to the area at 10:27 a.m.
Please avoid the area for the safety of the crews on the scene and to avoid possible delays.
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