Collision involving multiple tractor trailers blocks portion of I-26E

Dorchester County News

DORCHESTER, S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP) responded to a Thursday afternoon collision involving multiple tractor trailers on I-26 eastbound near the Ridgeville exit.

According to the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO), three tractor trailers were involved, two of which overturned.

All eastbound lanes of I-26 in that area are shut down. Traffic is being rerouted to US 187m then to US 78, then back to the interstate on Route 27 at Ridgeville, according to DCSO.

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