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Traffic backed up on Highway 17 after three-car crash near Market Common entrance

Traffic slows to a crawl on US 17 southbound after a car wreck.
Traffic slows to a crawl on US 17 southbound after a car wreck. jbell@thesunnews.com

A three-car crash happened on Highway 17 near Farrow Parkway Thursday afternoon, according to Myrtle Beach Fire Lt. Jonathan Evans.

The crash happened near the entrance to Market Common.

A reporter on scene said traffic on southbound Highway 17 was backed up to the Harrelson Boulevard exit.

Evans said around 5:30 p.m. no one was transported to the hospital and it would take at least an hour to clear the wreck.

Christian Boschult, 843-626-0218, @TSN_Christian

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