Traffic moving along Westmoreland Bridge following dirt spill

Dirt spill shuts down right lane of I-526 at Westmoreland Bridge
Photo Source: SCDOT
Photo Source: SCDOT
A dirt spill prompted the closure of the right lane of I-526 westbound Friday. (Photo Source: Paisley Moore)
A dirt spill prompted the closure of the right lane of I-526 westbound Friday. (Photo Source: Paisley Moore)

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Traffic is moving along the Westmoreland Bridge Friday afternoon after a dirt spill temporarily shut down one lane.

Emergency vehicles had blocked off a section of the right lane where dirt had fallen across the road earlier in the afternoon.

Crews cleared the spill around 3:45 p.m.

The incident caused a backup all the way to the International Boulevard exit. 

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