GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – A collision involving a tractor-trailer has closed the US 17 bridge over the Black and Pee Dee Rivers in Georgetown.
Division Chief Mark Nugent with Midway Fire Rescue told News 2 a tractor-trailer collided with a vehicle on the bridge, which is blocking northbound lanes.
The cab of the tractor-trailer is partially hanging over the edge of the bridge. Officials say the driver was able to get out of the cab without injury.
A motorist in the vehicle was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.
Officials say the tractor-trailer is leaking fluid, but it has been contained.