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Highway closed in Williamsburg County after fatal accident

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Parts of Highway 526 are shut down in Williamsburg County after a fatal collision Monday morning.

The accident involved an 18-wheeler and a minivan. According to Chief Randy Swinton with the Williamsburg County Fire Department, the accident happened at around 5:30AM on Highway 521 between Wheeler and Tad Roads in Williamsburg County.

One person was killed in the accident.

Right now Highway 521 between Wheeler and Tad Roads are shut down and not expected to be re-opened for hours. 

Officials are saying it is a hazmat situation.

 

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