Highway Patrol closes I-126 due to extensive flooding

Highway Patrol closes I-126 due to extensive flooding

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The South Carolina Highway Patrol has closed Interstate 126 at the Broad River Bridge due to ongoing flooding issues.

Highway Patrol officials say a detour has been set up at Greystone Boulevard and Huger Street.

Major rain and floods have devastated large parts of Columbia and the rest of the Midlands. Some portions of the viewing area have received over a foot of rain in under 24 hours.

More on this story as it develops.

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