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TRAFFIC ALERT: Accidents causing slowdowns on Highway 74/76 & Highway 17

An accident near the Walmart on Highway 17 is causing massive traffic backups. (Source: Lindsay Curtin) An accident near the Walmart on Highway 17 is causing massive traffic backups. (Source: Lindsay Curtin)
The accident on Highway 17 near the Walmart involved two vehicles, officials say. (Source: Lindsay Curtin) The accident on Highway 17 near the Walmart involved two vehicles, officials say. (Source: Lindsay Curtin)
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

Two traffic accidents on Highway 74/76 and Highway 17 in Brunswick County caused major slowdowns for motorists Tuesday afternoon.

According to officials, one of the accidents happened on Alligator Creek Bridge on the eastbound lanes of Highway 74/76 coming into Wilmington.

Officials say multiple vehicles were involved. There's no word yet on any injuries.

Another accident causing massive backups happened near the Walmart on Highway 17 northbound. According to officials, two vehicles were involved. No word yet on any injuries.

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