2 Motorcycle Wrecks Shut Down Northbound US-17 In Beaufort County

The Highway Patrol says two motorcycle wrecks on US-17 shut down both northbound lanes at Springs Road in Beaufort County near Washington for about 20 minutes Wednesday night. Both motorcyclists were taken to the hospital.

Troopers say they were called out about the motorcyclists crashing their bikes in the construction zone about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.