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Crews clear 2 crashes on Don Holt Bridge, Clements Ferry Road after 3+ hours of traffic delays

Updated: Jun. 2, 2021 at 11:58 AM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Traffic cameras show that both crashes on I-526 have been cleared after backing up traffic on the Don Holt bridge for almost four hours.

The South Carolina Department of Transportation says crews responded to two crashes within 30 minute of one another on I-526 Westbound.

The South Carolina Department of Transportation says the first crash that started slowing traffic involved two cars on the Don Holt Bridge. The crash on I-526 West was less that a mile before Exit 20 which heads toward Virginia Avenue in North Charleston.

That crash was reported around 8 a.m. Wednesday and the SCDOT says that it blocked the right two lanes at that point.

The two crashes Wednesday morning on the Don Holt Bridge occurred within approximately three...
The two crashes Wednesday morning on the Don Holt Bridge occurred within approximately three miles of each other.(Live 5)

Additionally, The SCDOT says there was another crash about a mile before the crash on the Don Holt Bridge. They say that crash was also on I-526 Westbound, but one mile after Exit 23A towards Clements Ferry Road on Daniel Island.

The second crash was reported at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday.

There is no word about any injuries stemming from this crash.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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