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Two bicyclists hit by tractor trailer traveling north on U.S. Hwy 17

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HARDEEVILLE, SC (WTOC) -

At approximately 3:44 p.m. on Monday, two bicyclists were hit by a Volvo tractor trailer after its view was obstructed while driving north on U.S. Highway 17 near Hardeeville. 

The victims were from Indiana and they were biking through the state. One was transported to Coastal Carolina Hospital in Hardeeville and the other was transported to Memorial University Medical Center by ambulance with minor injuries.

The accident is being investigated by State Transport Police for safety issues dealing with the truck. The Hardeeville Police Dept. was also called to investigate.

No names have been released at this time, and charges against the driver are pending the investigation.

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