Delays to be expected along I-26 following multiple collisions across counties

Delays to be expected along I-26 following multiple collisions across counties
FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC (Source: WIS)

LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - Commuters can expect traffic delays on I-26 in Lexington, Richland and Spartanburg counties following multiple collisions Friday morning.

SCHP says that a tree fell down near mile marker 89 in Chapin into the eastbound lanes of I-26 and multiple vehicles have hit that tree. There have also been other collisions along this interstate unrelated to this incident.

LEXINGTON COUNTY

  • All lanes blocked due to accident on I-26 E between US-1 and Augusta Road and SC-302 (Exit 111B)
  • Right lanes blocked due to accidents caused by fallen tree on I-26 E before SC-48 Columbia Avenue-Chapin (Exit 91)

RICHLAND COUNTY

  • Right lane closed on I-26 E at Exit 108A-Bush River Road

SPARTANBURG COUNTY

  • Left lane closed on I-26 W near US 221 (exit 28)

Officials do not believe there are any major injuries. Drivers should proceed with caution or find an alternate route.

This is a developing story.

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