Vehicle flips at Garden City Connector and Highway 17 Bypass, helicopter responds

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GARDEN CITY, SC (WBTW) – Several emergency crews responded to a rollover crash Monday evening, at the Garden City Connector and Highway 17 Bypass.

The Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department said units arrived to find a two-car crash with 3 people trapped in an overturned vehicle.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol reported at least one injury from the crash that happened around 7 p.m. Troopers also reported that all lanes were blocked.

Photo courtesy: Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department
Photo courtesy: Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department

Around 8:30 p.m., a helicopter was requested to the scene, for medical transport. We are working to learn more about the extent of injuries to those involved in this crash.

Around 9 p.m., crews were still on the scene of the crash. Midway Fire Rescue and Horry County Fire Rescue were also on scene.

Photo courtesy: Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department

The fire department provided its final update about the crash just after 10 p.m.

**Final update on the Hwy 17 Accident**MIGCFD Ladder 79, Engine 76, Medics 79 and 78 were dispatched to a motor…

Posted by Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire District on Monday, September 16, 2019

The department asks drivers to avoid the area. Count on News13 for updates as we learn more.

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