Truck crash causes SCDOT to close bridge on I-26 in Harleyville area

HARLEYVILLE, SC (WCSC) - SCDOT has announced a bridge closure on I-26 in Dorchester County

A truck carrying an oversized load struck an I-26 bridge at mile marker 179 on Thursday. SCDOT inspectors have determined that the bridge should be closed until repairs can be made.

The bridge goes over 2nd bend road. A 2.5-mile detour has been put in place, SCDOT said.

The department apologized for the inconvenience and said they will work to expedite the repairs.

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