FIRST ALERT: Wind damages traffic signals at downtown Charleston street

Published: Jan. 3, 2022 at 7:48 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 3, 2022 at 3:05 PM EST
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Officials with the Charleston Police Department say wind has damaged traffic signals at a street in downtown Charleston Monday afternoon.

According to police, traffic is restricted in all directions at the intersection of Meeting Street/Morrison Drive and Mt. Pleasant Aveneu due to wind damage to traffic signals.

“Traffic is flowing slowly with stop signs in place in all directions,” CPD officials said. “Damaged signals are being repaired.”

CPD officials say all other traffic signal lights that were damaged by wind are now working properly.

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