Traffic alert: Avoid area of Hwy 17 northbound near Hwy 501 due to vehicle fire

News

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) – Authorities are asking drivers to avoid the area of Highway 17 near the Highway 501 off-ramp if possible.

Myrtle Beach Fire Department crews are on the scene of a vehicle fire in the northbound lanes of Highway 17 near the 501 off-ramp.

The fire is out, but some lanes will be closed until the vehicle has been removed.

“Avoid the area for your safety and the safety of our crews,” MBFD asks.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending stories