One injured in crash on Back River Bridge

info@islandpacket.comNovember 13, 2013 

A view of the accident.

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One person was injured in a three-car collision Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 17 near the Georgia-South Carolina state line.

The accident took place in the southbound lane of the Back River Bridge about 2:40 p.m., according to Levy Volunteer Fire Department Chief Doug Graham.

One person was transported by ambulance to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, he said.

Traffic has cleared on the bridge. Attempts Wednesday to reach the S.C. Highway Patrol, which will handle the investigation, were unsuccessful.

For local traffic information, click here.

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