MPPD: Wreck near Shem Creek Bridge downs street lamp

MPPD: Wreck near Shem Creek Bridge downs street lamp

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Mt. Pleasant police are responding to a single-vehicle accident near the Shem Creek Bridge.

Officers say a van jumped a curb on Coleman Blvd. near the Shem Creek Bridge, and took down a street lamp before coming to a stop in the marsh. Injuries have been reported.

Police have closed one lane on the Shem Creek Bridge headed towards the Ravenel Bridge while crews work to clear the scene.

SCE&G is on the scene due to the downed street lamp.

No word at this time on the cause of the accident.

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