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UPDATE: Jumper from I-26 overpass snarled traffic; condition of person unknown

The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT) The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT)
The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT) The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge on June 19. The incident caused significant delays. (Source: SCDOT)
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

An incident involving an individual jumping from an Interstate 26 overpass, originally called a crash, stalled the westbound lanes on traffic, causing significant delays in the area, according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

The Lexington County Sheriff's Department confirms that there was a jumper on the Piney Grove Road bridge, with the South Carolina Highway Patrol helped with traffic control and the investigation is being handled by LCSD. 

There is no word yet on injuries. All highway lanes are open. 

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