Road closure due to accident

CHEROKEE COUNTY, SC (WTOC) - An early morning accident, involving a tractor trailer has closed the SC 150 bridge crossing, I-85 at mile marker 92 near Gaffney.

Northbound traffic on I-85 is being re-routed around the crash site on the frontage road by the SC Highway Patrol.

The crash has damaged at least one of the three support columns. South Carolina Department of Transportation engineers are attempting to re-open I-85 northbound as soon as possible. The detour may remain in place for approximately 24 hours.

Highway Patrol is currently investigating this accident.

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