FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Car fire backs up traffic on Interstate 20 near Hwy 378

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Car fire backs up traffic on Interstate 20 near Hwy 378

LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Troopers with the South Carolina Highway Patrol are working the scene of a car fire that has traffic backed up for miles on Interstate 20 in Lexington County.

Details on how the car caught fire are unknown at this time.

Traffic maps in the area, however, show a heavy traffic build-up in the westbound lanes on Interstate 20 at exit 59 near Highway 378. One lane has been reopened and traffic is moving slowly through the area.

Drivers should pack their patience if they are headed to this area.

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