I-526 back to normal after 3-car wreck causes issues

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Traffic on Interstate 526 was back to normal Thursday after a three-car accident near the Rivers Avenue exit grounded traffic to a halt Wednesday afternoon.

North Charleston police say that one motorist trapped in Wednesday's accident, but no other information has been provided.

The accident happened just before 5 p.m. Authorities had closed westbound lanes and rerouted traffic onto Rivers Avenue because of the wreck, causing major traffic issues during the rush-hour commute.

No word yet on the conditions of the people involved.

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