SCHP: Collision shuts down 1 lane of Hwy 501 Saturday

Published: May. 28, 2011 at 8:47 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 2, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) -  According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a collision involving injuries between two or more vehicles backed up traffic beach-bound near the Intercoastal Waterway Bridge.

The collision was reported just before 3 p.m. and at 4:30 p.m. the right lane was still closed. Drivers are urged to seek alternate routes such as Highway 31.

WMBF News had a person on scene who described the back up as over a mile long. More details will be provided as they become available.

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