Interstate 126 is back open after an incident involving an overturned tractor-trailer Tuesday morning.
The crash occurred just before 10:30 a.m. at Elmwood Avenue.
Traffic was detoured to Huger Street for a couple of hours. The crash also affected westbound traffic on Elmwood Avenue approaching 126.
Police say the driver of the tractor-trailer had to be rescued from the wreckage, was taken to an area hospital and is expected to be OK. The driver will be cited after hitting a steel bridge beam, causing to rollover.
I-126 Incident Update. Truck driver was cited for after hitting a steel bridge beam, causing a rollover. Driver is ok pic.twitter.com/9fBHWFInFw— Cola Police Dept. SC (@ColumbiaPDSC) March 7, 2017
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