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Crash closes northbound lanes of US 501 near Myrtle Beach

A vehicle crash has left an unknown number of people injured and shut down the northbound lanes of U.S. 501 near Myrtle Ridge and Gardner Lacy Roads.

Emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene at 12:17 p.m.

The crash was cleared by 1:30 p.m., but congestion continued in the northbound lanes of U.S. 501 in that area.

Check back later for more as information is made available.

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