Emergency crews in Brunswick County are responding to a wreck involving a tractor-trailer Friday morning. (Source: WECT)
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -
Both southbound lanes of US 17 in Brunswick County have reopened following a three-vehicle wreck involving a tractor-trailer Friday morning.
According to officials with Brunswick County Dispatch, the accident was first reported just before 10:20 a.m. on US 17 and Edgewood Lane in the Winnabow area south of Leland.
According to Trooper Gardner with the N.C. State Highway Patrol, the driver of a tractor-trailer was approaching slower traffic on US 17 and attempted to slow down. The tractor-trailer then went into the left lane and hit the rear of a trailer being towed by a Ford F-350 which was pushed into another car.