Ben Sawyer Bridge reopened to traffic after truck hit crossing arm

Local News

UPDATE: The Ben Sawyer Bridge has reopened.

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) – A collision has closed both lanes of the Ben Sawyer Bridge Monday afternoon.

The Mount Pleasant Police Department said a truck heading to the island hit the crossing arm.

An inspector is on-site and expected to have the bridge open soon. We’re told there is no serious damage.

Motorists should find an alternate route while the bridge is closed.

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