Accident slows traffic in westbound I-526

VIDEO: Accident causing delays on I-526
Photo Source; SCDOT
Photo Source; SCDOT

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - An accident on I-26W at I-526 caused a major backup in the westbound lanes of I-526 for several miles.

Authorities say the left lane of I-26 was closed because of the accident. No injuries have been reported in the crash.

SCDOT cameras showed traffic backing up past the Don Holt Bridge.

Live 5 News Traffic Tracker showed average speeds in the area as slow as 5-10 m.p.h. at 4:15 p.m. and drive times from Mount Pleasant to West Ashley to take more than 40 miuntes.

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