I-526 traffic moving following wrecks on Westmoreland Bridge

I-526 traffic moving following wrecks on Westmoreland Bridge
Glenn McConnell Blvd. in West Ashley, just before the I-526 on ramp.
Glenn McConnell Blvd. in West Ashley, just before the I-526 on ramp.

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Traffic is moving on I-526 at the Westmoreland Bridge following a major tie-up in both directions during Thursday morning rush hour.

SCDOT reported early morning accidents on the Westmoreland Bridge shut down left lanes in both directions. The accidents have since been cleared, but the effects were still being felt.

Traffic cameras showed heavy delays stretching down east and westbound lanes.

Those delays continued into West Ashley, where lines of vehicles stalled on Glenn McConnell Blvd. waiting to get on to I-526.

No word at this time on what caused this morning's accidents.

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