Small wreck, big backup on US 278

info@islandpacket.comOctober 31, 2013 

A Beaufort County traffic camera shows traffic backed up near the scene of a no-injury, two-car wreck on US 278 near Squire Pope Road on Oct. 31, 2013.


A two-car wreck on US 278 West closed the wreck and backed up the highway in both directions for hours.

Lanes were back open by 4:20 p.m., Beaufort County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Robin McIntosh said.

The wreck occurred at Squire Pope Road. There were no injuries.

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