Hwy 17 reopens after 3-car wreck in Awendaw

AWENDAW, SC (WCSC) - Authorities say the southbound lanes of Highway 17 have been reopened after a three-car wreck in Awendaw on Tuesday.

Charleston County Sheriff's Office Major Jim Brady said the wreck happened near Porchers Bluff Road around 10:15 a.m.

Brady said the accident involved only minor injuries, but one patient may be airlifted as a precautionary matter.

Southbound traffic was reopened around 12 p.m, Brady said.

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