Crews clear accident scene at Ashley River Rd. at Sam Rittenburg Blvd.

Crews clear accident scene at Ashley River Rd. at Sam Rittenburg Blvd.
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5
Source: Live 5

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - Crews cleared an accident that backed up traffic in West Ashley headed toward downtown.

The accident happened at the intersection of Ashley River Road and Sam Rittenburg Boulevard. Traffic in the area was backed up as far as Tobias Gadsden Boulevard at Paul Cantrell Boulevard.

Tow trucks were on the scene, according to witnesses.

Police were also on the scene directing traffic at the intersection.

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