WB lanes of Don Holt Bridge now open after netting falls, landing on vehicles

Don Holt Bridge netting

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — Westbound lanes of the Don Holt Bridge on I-526 is back open after netting fell and landed on vehicles below during the Wednesday evening commute.

Officials say crews, emergency personnel, and the contractor are continuing to work to clear debris from I-526 and the Don Holt bridge. We’re told while crews have made significant progress in removing the fallen tarp, other debris remains to be cleared before the roadway can be safely opened to vehicles.

“SCDOT apologizes for this inconvenience and continues to work on clearing I-526,” according to a statement.

At this time, eastbound traffic on I-526 will be detoured on to I-26.

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