Hwy. 17 cleared in Awendaw after crash sends 1 to hospital

Hwy. 17 cleared in Awendaw after crash sends 1 to hospital
The crash closed one northbound lane of Highway 17 in Awendaw. (Source: Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District)

AWENDAW, SC (WCSC) - The northbound lane of Highway 17N in Awendaw reopened Thursday afternoon following a lunchtime crash.

The Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District said the crash happened on Highway 17 at Sewee Road, in a tweet posted at 12:58 p.m.

The crash involves injuries, firefighters say.

EMS took one patient to an area hospital for treatment. The extent of the injuries was not released.

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