Lanes reopen following multi-vehicle crash on I-26 eastbound near Ashley Phosphate Road

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UPDATE: A multi-vehicle crash that blocked all eastbound lanes and snarled traffic on I-26 Tuesday morning and afternoon has been cleared and lanes reopened.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A multi-vehicle crash on I-26 eastbound heading towards Charleston has all lanes blocked.

Trooper Tyler Tidwell with the South Carolina Highway Patrol said the crash happened near mile marker 210.

Motorists tell News 2 they are being turned around by law enforcement because of the closure. Officials say eastbound traffic is being diverted onto University Boulevard at exit 205 B.

Highway Patrol says motorists should find an alternate route. Significant delays can be expected in the area, including Rivers Avenue.

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