Driver seriously hurt after motorcycle crash on Highway 17, officials say

Published: Mar. 10, 2023 at 5:57 AM EST|Updated: Mar. 10, 2023 at 2:52 PM EST
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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) - One person was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle crash early Friday.

The Myrtle Beach Police Department said the wreck happened at around 4:45 a.m. around a half-mile south of Harrelson Boulevard.

Officials later said the motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash and that driver was the one taken to the hospital.

Further details about the condition of the person hurt were not immediately available.

Views from a South Carolina Department of Transportation camera showed traffic backed up for much of the early morning. Roads eventually re-opened in the area.

Crash closes all lanes closed on Hwy 17 at Farrow Pkwy
Crash closes all lanes closed on Hwy 17 at Farrow Pkwy(SCDOT)

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