Wreck closes highway in Murrells Inlet

Photo courtesy of Camden Huggins

A wreck with injuries shut down the southbound lanes on Highway 17 ByPass across from SBB in Murrells Inlet about 1:20 p.m. Friday.

Two people were taken to the hospital after the five-car wreck, according to Lance Corporal Sonny Collins.

The crash was a

chain reaction involving five cars, Lance Cpl. Collins said.

The two people who were hospitalized are expected to be OK.