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Police say 1 taken to hospital after Don Holt Bridge accident

Source: Nicole Johnson Source: Nicole Johnson
Source: Nicole Johnson Source: Nicole Johnson
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

An accident on the Don Holt Bridge has been cleared after it stalled traffic for several hours Monday morning.

The accident happened before 10 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 526 just over the crest of the Don Holt Bridge.

North Charleston police say that the driver of a car lost control and struck the center divider. He was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Westbound traffic was backed up to near Daniel Island At one point, eastbound traffic was blocked completely to allow emergency vehicles through.

Some drivers say they sat in a traffic jam for 45 minutes.

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