7-car pileup caused I-526 traffic jam Thursday night

Source: Darryl Huger Live 5 News
Source: Darryl Huger Live 5 News

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A seven-car pileup backed up traffic Thursday night on Interstate 526.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. on I-526 West near the Ashley River Road exit. According to Charleston police, one person was taken to a hospital and another was treated near the crash scene. Both are expected to be OK.

Traffic was backed up for more than an hour while officers worked to clear the accident.

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