One killed in early morning crash on I-26

Source: Live 5
Published: Mar. 31, 2022 at 4:50 AM EDT|Updated: Mar. 31, 2022 at 7:14 AM EDT
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) -The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person was killed in a crash on Interstate 26 near mile marker 216 Thursday morning.

Master Trooper Brian Lee says the crash happened around 2:10 a.m. Thursday morning when a motorcycle hit the rear of a vehicle that was disabled in the roadway.

Lee says the driver of the motorcycle was killed in the crash.

The victim has not yet been identified.

The accident shut down all lanes on the interstate for several hours. The lanes were finally reopened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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