NOTE: AT this time we do not know what caused this accident.. However what we do know is that a Pick Up towing a trailer was involved.
We do not know if the Trailer came loose and caused this accident. We will keep advised.
Posted: Jul 17, 2009 11:08 AM EDT
Leland traffic accident ties up traffic
Posted by Debra Worley - email
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - An accident involving four cars and a utility trailer on Highway 17 near the Wal Mart in Leland has caused northbound lanes of the highway to be closed.
According to Scott Garner with Brunswick County Emergency Services, several people were taken to the hospital, but the extent of their injuries are unknown at this time.
Law enforcement reports the road will likely be closed until at least noon Friday. Alternate routes are suggested:
- Lanvale Rd to 74/76
- Maco Rd to 74/76
Stay with WECT and wect.com for more details as they become available.