Traffic along I-526 in W. Ashley moving slowly after wreck on Westmoreland Bridge

VIDEO: Backup reported near Westmoreland Bridge

WEST ASHLEY SC (WCSC) - Westbound traffic along I-526 in West Ashley is moving slowly following a multi-vehicle accident on the Westmoreland Bridge

The accident, which happened at approximately 11:56 a.m. involved five vehicles, according to Charleston Police spokesman Charles Francis.

One person has been transported to the hospital.

The SCDOT reported the left westbound lane was blocked near mile marker 13.

Earlier in the day, traffic appeared to be backed up in the westbound lanes as far back as the International Boulevard exit.

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