Vehicle accident leaves one dead on Ravenel Bridge

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Police are investigating an auto mobile fatality that occurred approximately at 6:27 p.m. on the Ravenel Bridge. The north bound vehicle is disabled in the inside lane which was rear ended by another vehicle that was also traveling north bound in the same lane.

The passenger of the disabled vehicle that was rear ended died at the scene. The drivers of both vehicles were transported to MUSC.

The driver of the disabled vehicle and the passenger were inside of the vehicle when the accident occurred. Three north bound lanes on the bridge were closed to traffic, along with the entrance ramp form the Crosstown.

The I-26 entrance to the bridge is open to traffic.

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