Advertisement

Dump truck crash closes lane of Hwy 544

Published: Aug. 26, 2011 at 1:47 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 30, 2011 at 6:46 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn
Dump truck flipped on side at Hwy 544 and Dick Pond Rd. intersection (Source: WMBF News Photog...
Dump truck flipped on side at Hwy 544 and Dick Pond Rd. intersection (Source: WMBF News Photog Drew Hansen)
Dump truck flipped on side at Hwy 544 and Dick Pond Rd. intersection (Source: WMBF News Photog...
Dump truck flipped on side at Hwy 544 and Dick Pond Rd. intersection (Source: WMBF News Photog Drew Hansen)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) South Carolina Highway Patrol closed one eastbound lane of Hwy 544 Friday morning following a crash involving a dump truck.

The single lane was shut down at the intersection of Hwy 544 and Dick Pond Rd. Traffic was delayed as emergency crews worked to free the two drivers involved in the collision.

SCHP was on the scene where a dump truck flipped on top of a mini van. The driver of the dump truck was transported to Conway Medical Center while the driver of the mini van suffered only minor injuries.

Authorities have not yet said what caused the crash or if any charges will be filed in this incident.

Copyright 2011 WMBF News. All rights reserved.