Highway 61 open to traffic following accident in West Ashley

Highway 61 open to traffic following accident in West Ashley

WEST ASHLEY SC (WCSC) - Police say all of Highway 61 in West Ashley is open to traffic after authorities had earlier shut down a portion of it following an accident involving a moped and a car.

According to the Charleston Police Department, the incident happened on Highway 61 and Crull Drive around 4:30 p.m.

Authorities had closed traffic on Highway 61 between Ashley Hall and Wappoo roads as crews cleared the scene.

The driver of the moped was transported to MUSC.

CPD officials had earlier reported that the accident involved a pedestrian, but later sent out a correction stating a moped driver was involved in the incident.

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