I-26WB lanes reopen after crash at Aviation Ave.

VIDEO: Accident on I-26WB at Aviation Ave. closes multiple lanes

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - All westbound lanes of I-26 reopened late Wednesday night slightly more than an hour after a multi-vehicle crash shut down the westbound side.

The incident was reported at approximately 9:50 p.m. near the Aviation Avenue exit and reportedly involved injuries, according to the South Carolina Department of Public Safety.

At approximately 10:43 p.m. two left lanes remained closed.

Authorities have not yet said how many vehicles are involved.

Traffic cams showed a massive backup behind the crash. That backup extended at least one mile.

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: An accident on I-26 at the Aviation Avenue exit in North Charleston has all westbound lanes blocked. We are updating the story here>> https://www.live5news.com/2019/06/13/first-alert-traffic-accident-i-aviation-ave-closes-all-westbound-lanes/

Posted by Live 5 News on Wednesday, June 12, 2019

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