Accidents slow traffic in both directions on I-526

Accidents slow traffic in both directions on I-526

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - Heavy traffic is reported on I-526 Monday morning after a couple of accidents.

According to dispatch, one lane is blocked as authorities respond to a traffic accident westbound on I-526 at Exit 17, one mile away from the Rivers Avenue exit.

Traffic is still moving slowly after a stalled 18-wheeler blocked one lane eastbound on I-526 near North Rhett Avenue. The 18-wheeler has since been moved.

Allow extra time if heading to this area.

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