2 injured after tractor trailer flips on I-95

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Two people were sent to the hospital Thursday night after a tractor-trailer flipped over when it was hit by another trailer on Interstate 95 in Colleton County.

According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a tractor-trailer's tire blew out causing it to swerve and hit another trailer that then flipped over on I-95 near mile marker 42.

Highway patrol closed down the southbound lane of I-95 for several hours to clear the accident, which happened around 7 p.m.

There is no word on the extent of any injuries in the crash.

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