Road reopens after West Ashley crash downs power lines

Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 4:37 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2021 at 9:36 AM EDT
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WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston Police say Old Towne Road has reopened to traffic after an early-morning crash that knocked down power lines.

The crash happened at approximately 3:50 a.m. Monday when a driver struck a utility pole. As of 4:15 a.m., Charleston Police vehicles and Dominion Energy trucks were blocking the east and westbound lanes of Ashley River Road while crews worked to replace the lines and get traffic signals working again.

No injuries were reported in the crash.

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