All lanes open at I-526W Exit 18A after 18-wheeler crashes into digital sign

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - All lanes are open on I-526 at Exit 18A after an 18-wheeler crashed into a digital sign.

North Charleston Police say an 18-wheeler heading west on I-526 near Rivers Avenue struck a message board sign around 10:45 Wednesday night. SCDOT removed the sign just after 6 a.m. Thursday.

Crews say the sign was the size of a semi-truck. Its board and frame weighed around 6,000 pounds.

Traffic was being diverted on to Rivers Avenue as crews responded.

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