One lane on I-26W back open following traffic accident near Orangeburg

CALHOUN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — One lane open I-26 is back open following a traffic accident that blocked all lanes of traffic on the interstate.

According to the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the incident is 1 mile west of Exit 136 at the North Saint Matthews exit.

The stretch of highway was blocked due to an overturned truck.

Just before 2 p.m., officials announced that one lane on the east and westbound sides of the interstate was back open.

No word on when the entire interstate will reopen but you are asked to use an alternative route.

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