Ben Sawyer Bridge open following accident

Ben Sawyer Bridge open following accident

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - The Ben Sawyer Bridge is open following a multi-vehicle accident that had shut down the bridge Tuesday afternoon.

Officials with the Mount Pleasant Police Department announced the bridge was open around 3:09 p.m.

Earlier, police had advised motorists to use the IOP Connector to get to the islands as crews cleared the scene.

Authorities reported there were injuries involved in the incident.

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