Driver charged with DUI, police investigating after accident blocked lanes on I-526 early Saturday morning

VIDEO: Police investigating after accident blocked lanes on I-526 early Saturday morning
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Source: Nate Tobey/Viewer

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Police are investigating an accident that left westbound lanes blocked on I-526 early Saturday morning.

The driver who contributed to the accident is being charged with DUI, police said Saturday night.

The accident occurred near the Ashley River Road exit on Interstate 526.

Emergency crews worked an entrapment at the accident site, dispatch says.

Witnesses reported seeing emergency vehicles lined along the westbound and eastbound sides of the interstate.

City of Charleston police and EMS, as well as North Charleston fire all responded to the accident.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.

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