Crash on U.S. 17 Bypass near Myrtle Beach causing delays

troot@thesunnews.comDecember 17, 2013 

A photo from the S.C. Department of Transportation traffic camera at U.S. 17 at the back gate shows a vehicle crash.

— Emergency crews are responding to a report of a multiple vehicle crash on U.S. 17 Bypass at Socastee Boulevard, according to authorities.

The crash was reported just before 10 a.m. Tuesday on U.S. 17 Bypass.

Motorists in that area should expect delays and find an alternative route if possible. Socastee Boulevard remains closed from a previous crash that occurred at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, so motorists should also avoid that area.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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