Savannah Hwy reopened, lanes on Old Charleston Hwy closed after traffic incident takes down power lines

Savannah Hwy reopened, lanes on Old Charleston Hwy closed after traffic incident takes down power lines
Charleston Police are responding to a four-car crash in West Ashley. (Source: AP)

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Savannah Hwy has been reopened, but Old Charleston Hwy near James Bay Road is closed after power lines were taken down in a traffic incident, officials say.

Dispatchers say the Charleston County Sheriff's Office was called to the area at 8:44 a.m. in reference to the incident.

The Sheriff's Office says motorists should avoid the area if possible.

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