Police: Driver failed to yield causing crash at busy Lexington intersection

Police: Driver failed to yield causing crash at busy Lexington intersection
The crash closed the intersection of North Lake Drive and Old Cherokee Road, but it has since reopened.

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WIS) - A crash involving several vehicles temporarily closed a busy Lexington intersection on Thursday afternoon.

It happened around 3:40 p.m. at North Lake Drive and Old Cherokee Road, Lexington Police said in a tweet. That’s just behind the Lexington Mall on Sunset Boulevard.

Police said it was a “significant wreck” and all lanes were affected by debris and the emergency response.

Around 4:15 p.m., police said the intersection reopened to traffic.

Officers also tweeted that a driver who was making a left turn failed to yield the right of way, which was part of what caused the crash.

Police have not shared any information on injuries at this time.

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