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Traffic Alert: Drivers asked to avoid S.C. 544, Dick Pond Road as crews work two separate crashes

Drivers are asked to avoid the area of S.C. 544 and Dick Pond Road Wednesday afternoon, as crews work to clear two separate crashes.

Crash on Highway 701 in Conway area damages utility pole; drivers asked to avoid area

Crash closes lanes on Highway 17 Business in Surfside Beach

  Crash involving garbage truck on Mr. Joe White Avenue sends one to hospital

Crash with injuries slows traffic on Socastee Boulevard

25-year-old charged with DUI after fatal moped wreck in Myrtle Beach

One-vehicle crash injures one, slows traffic on McDowell Road at S.C. 905

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Two-vehicle crash closes southbound lanes on U.S. 17 Bypass near Surfside Beach

18-wheeler crashes into home in Darlington area, authorities say

Northbound lanes on Kings Highway reopen following crash

Paid parking season in Myrtle Beach returns on Sunday

Injuries reported after crash on Fourth Ave. in Conway

Horry County police address ‘some community-wide memory loss’ regarding stop signs

Flooding makes some Socastee area school bus stops unreachable

A number of school bus stops in the Socastee area will remain unreachable until flood waters recede, district officials said.

Flooding leads to modified school bus stops in Carolina Forest, Conway, Socastee

Flooding in parts of the Grand Strand has caused some school bus routes to be altered.

Multi-vehicle crash closes northbound lanes of S.C. 544 in Conway area

Crews are at the scene of a multi-vehicle crash Thursday in the Conway area.

Lane of I-95 north in Florence County closed after crash involving tractor-trailer

A lane of I-95 in Florence County is closed Friday due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer and pickup truck, officials said.

Lane closures along Carolina Forest Blvd. this week for drainage work

Coroner: Second person dies following crash on Hwy. 9 in Longs area

Motorcycle crash in Conway results in injuries

Single-vehicle Robeson County crash kills 19-year-old

  Road resurfacing work in Surfside Beach set to start in spring

Two sent to hospital after head-on crash on Cox Ferry Road, S.C. 544

Police arrest man after ‘high risk’ traffic stop around 82nd Ave. North

Myrtle Beach police conducted a “high risk” traffic stop Tuesday afternoon around 82nd Avenue North and Kings Highway.

Crash on U.S. 501 near CCU injures one

One person has been injured in a crash Friday night on U.S. 501 near Coastal Carolina University, authorities said.

Coroner: 35-year-old man killed after car runs into ditch in Florence County

The Florence County coroner identified the victim killed in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon.

  Crews laying asphalt for Carolina Forest Boulevard widening project

The Carolina Forest Boulevard widening project is one step closer to seeing the finish line as crews work on laying asphalt.

Vehicle strikes school bus on Carolina Forest Boulevard

No injuries were reported after a school bus was hit by a car Thursday morning on Carolina Forest Boulevard, officials said.

  Traffic Alert: All lanes blocked after crash at U.S. 501 South, East Cox Ferry Road

All lanes are blocked following a crash Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 501 South at East Cox Ferry Road, according to information from the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

Lane closures scheduled as work continues on widening of Carolina Forest Boulevard

Lane closures are set for Wednesday as work continues on the Carolina Forest Boulevard widening project.

  Crews replace trees, repaint parking lines on Broadway Street in downtown Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach crews are working on improvements to Broadway Street.

Wreck causes delays, lane closures on 17 Bypass in Myrtle Beach

Police are still working to clear the scene after an accident shut down a major Highway in Myrtle Beach Sunday.

Multi-vehicle crash on U.S. 501 in Conway area sends four to hospital

A multi-vehicle crash in the Conway area is causing traffic delays Friday morning.

One injured in Longs crash involving tractor-trailer, pickup truck

One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning on S.C. 9 in the Longs area, according to first responders.

One injured in crash involving tractor-trailer on Hwy. 378

One person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries following a crash involving a tractor-trailer Wednesday morning.

Crash involving propane truck on U.S. 501 sends one to hospital with minor injuries

A traffic crash in the Conway area is snarling traffic Wednesday morning.

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Repair work to impact multiple roads across Grand Strand, Pee Dee

Multiple roads in the Grand Strand and the Pee Dee are going to be closed Monday for repair work.

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car on 17 bypass Saturday

One person is still in the hospital Saturday after a car vs. pedestrian crash Myrtle Beach.

  One sent to hospital after vehicle fire on U.S. 501 in Myrtle Beach area

A vehicle fire is slowing traffic Friday morning on U.S. 501.

Barefoot Resort swing bridge maintenance set for January

The annual maintenance work on the Barefoot Resort swing bridge is set to begin early next month.

  Socastee area crash leaves person trapped in car

Crews responded to a crash Sunday night in the Socastee area that led to a person being trapped inside a car.

85-year-old pedestrian killed after being hit by BMW in Loris area

A pedestrian died after being hit by a car Friday evening in the Loris area, according to authorities.

  Residents express mixed feelings over Palmetto Pointe Blvd. extension

Residents living off Palmetto Pointe Boulevard have mixed feelings about the recently-opened road extension.

Car door removed to rescue two after single-vehicle crash on S.C. 707

One person was injured in a single-vehicle crash on S.C. 707 Thursday night, according to authorities.

  Record number of travelers expected throughout holiday season across the Carolinas

Traveling could put a damper on the most wonderful time of the year, especially if you find yourself lost on the roadways or in the airport.

Two-vehicle crash causes gas leak at Florence Arby’s

A two-vehicle crash caused a gas leak at a Florence Arby’s location, authorities said.

Two injured in three-car crash involving dump truck on U.S. 501

Two people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash involving a dump truck on U.S. 501 Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

Five taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash in Myrtle Beach area

Five people were taken to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in the Myrtle Beach area.

  Businesses feeling impacts of U.S. 17 Business construction project in Surfside Beach

A major construction project along U.S. 17 Business in Surfside Beach broke ground in February. Now, businesses in the area say they’re ready for work to be complete after noticing a drop in sales.

  Coroner: 71-year-old Myrtle Beach man killed after car crashes into bridge pillar on S.C. 22

Horry County crews have responded to a “very serious” crash on S.C. 22 that has claimed at least one life, officials said.

One injured in crash involving car carrier, 18-wheeler in Green Sea area

One person was injured in a crash involving a car carrier and an 18-wheeler in the Green Sea area, according to authorities.

Injuries reported after nine-car crash in North Myrtle Beach

Six vehicles were involved in a crash Thursday in North Myrtle Beach.

Coroner IDs pedestrian killed after being hit while behind tow truck on I-95 in Dillon County

One person was killed and three others injured after a crash Saturday morning on Interstate 95 in Dillon County, according to authorities.

One lane closed following crash at U.S. 501 southbound, Carolina Forest Blvd.

A crash Thursday afternoon in the southbound side of U.S. 501 at Carolina Forest Boulevard has closed one lane of travel, according to transportation officials.

  Conway police to conduct safety checkpoints this month

City officials said these checkpoints are put in place to deter driving under the influence and aggressive driving.

  Indigo Farms owners worried Carolina Bays extension project could eliminate farm

The proposed plans have the owners of a farm at the state line worried.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s deputy involved in head-on crash

A Georgetown County Sheriff’s deputy was taken to a hospital for evaluation following a head-on crash late Monday night, according to authorities.

Palmetto Pointe Boulevard extension now open to traffic

Horry County officials made the announcement late Wednesday afternoon.

Carolinas fall into top 10 list of worst states for drunk driving

According to its website, the DUI severity score is calculated using each state’s DUI arrest rate per 100,000 population and the DUI fatality rate per 100,000 population.

  SCHP troopers out in full force ahead of ‘Blackout Wednesday’ and Thanksgiving holiday

The night before Thanksgiving has become almost as big of a holiday as Thanksgiving Day and is known as “Blackout Wednesday” or “Drunksgiving”, which means there’s a higher chance of impaired drivers out on the roads at night on Thanksgiving Eve.

Crash with injuries blocks part of Forestbrook Road

A crash with injuries Tuesday morning is slowing traffic on Forestbrook Road.

  Study ranks S.C. No. 4 for most dangerous states for driving during Thanksgiving

When it comes to dangerous states for Thanksgiving travel, South Carolina is close to the top.

  Palmetto Pointe Boulevard extension set to open by Thanksgiving weekend

A highly anticipated multi-million dollar construction project in one Horry County neighborhood is set to open soon.

Public meetings set to discuss northern extension of S.C. 31 into N.C.

The public is invited to come out and share their thoughts on the northern extension of S.C. 31 into North Carolina.

Second person dies after head-on crash in Florence

A passenger died at the scene of the Monday night crash.

  Ribbon cutting set for Palmetto Pointe Blvd. extension

County leaders are set to formally open the new Palmetto Pointe Boulvard extension.

Work continues on S.C. 701 bridge replacement project

Officials provided an update Tuesday morning on the progress of the S.C. 701 bridge replacement project over the Great Pee Dee River.

Roads, businesses reopened following gas leak in downtown Conway

Businesses in the area of Elm Street and Fourth Avenue in Conway were temporarily evacuated due to a gas leak Tuesday morning, city officials said.

Crash with injuries blocks part of S.C. 90

A crash with injuries is blocking part of S.C. 90 Monday morning, according to online information from the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

Pedestrian killed after being hit while illegally crossing U.S. 17 in Georgetown County, authorities say

The collision happened at 8:50 p.m. on U.S. 17 near S.C. 707.

Two hurt in crash involving 18-wheeler near CCU

A traffic crash near Coastal Carolina University is snarling traffic Thursday morning.

Man charged in Robeson County crash that killed his 6-year-old daughter

A man has been charged following a Monday traffic crash in Robeson County that left his young daughter dead.

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Section of Bay Road closed starting Tuesday for drainage work

Heads up, drivers! Tuesday through Friday, Bay Road will be closed between Blue Heron Boulevard and Freewoods Road from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. for drainage work.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Wreck closes all 501 northbound lanes near Conway, victims airlifted

A serious wreck with injuries is causing major delays along one Horry County highway.

’Serious’ 18-wheeler crash kills 3, shuts down parts of I-95 and Hwy 76 near Timmonsville

Authorities are on the scene of a serious accident that’s causing delays in the Pee Dee Saturday.

  Lawmakers working to make Horry County roads safer

As of Sunday, Nov. 3, the South Carolina Department of Public Safety reports 813 people have died on South Carolina Highways so far this year, which is slightly lower compared to 2019.

SCDOT: S.C. 31 extension to be open by this weekend

It’s been a long time coming; the S.C. 31 extension is finally scheduled to open to drivers.

One killed, two injured in crash involving two 18-wheelers, SUV on I-74

One person was killed and two more injured in a three-vehicle crash Tuesday night on Interstate 74, according to authorities.

One taken to hospital after vehicle fire in Conway area

One person was injured in a vehicle fire Tuesday in the Conway area.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Wreck with injuries stalling 544 traffic beach bound

A wreck with injuries is causing headaches for Horry County drivers. The information comes via a tweet from Horry County Fire Rescue.

  Traffic Alert: Repaving work beginning Tuesday for portion of Fifth Avenue South

Starting Tuesday, Fifth Avenue South from Kings Highway to the bridge at Boundary Street in Myrtle Beach will be milled and repaved to fix a bump.