Crash closes portion of S.C. 544 at U.S. 17 Bypass

troot@thesunnews.comMarch 25, 2014 

Crash on S.C. 544 at U.S. 17 Bypass at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday. Photo courtesy of the S.C. Department of Transportation.

Westbound lanes of S.C. 544 at U.S. 17 Bypass were closed Tuesday morning following a vehicle crash, according to the S.C. Department of Transportation.

The crash was reported at 8:13 a.m. Tuesday and did involve someone being hurt, according to the S.C. Highway Patrol real-time traffic information. No other details were available.

All lanes were reportedly closed to traffic while crews respond to the crash, according to a DOT update at 8:57 a.m.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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