2 airlifted after Highway 17 wreck in McClellanville

MCCLELLANVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Two people were airlifted to a local hospital Monday afternoon after a wreck on Highway 17 in McClellanville.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office responded to the accident that happened at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 45 in McClellanville.

Deputies say a Geo Tracker traveling southbound on Highway 17 was clipped in the rear by a pick-up truck crossing Highway 17 from Highway 45.

The two occupants of the Geo Tracker were extricated and airlifted to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Traffic was shut down for some time, but reopened permanently just after 4 p.m.

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