Overturned dump truck snarls traffic during Thursday morning rush hour

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UPDATE: The roadway has reopened.

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The South Carolina Highway Patrol and North Charleston Police Department are on the scene of an overturned vehicle on I-26 E at Exit 212B.

According to officials, the dump truck overturned and was carrying sand that spilled in the roadway. The roadway will continue to be closed as authorities work to remove the sand.

Officials report that it will take hours to clear the scene and drivers should avoid the area.

Troopers reported only mild injuries.

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