Accident snarls traffic in West Ashley

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - As travelers started their long holiday weekend early, an accident involving a Charleston County deputy backed up travel for hours in West Ashley.

Highway patrol is investigating the accident that happened just before 1 pm Friday at the intersection of Paul Cantrell and Tobias Gadsden.

Charleston County deputy James Foster was taken to MUSC. The other driver was taken to Roper St. Francis Hospital.

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