Lanes open on I-95 NB near Savannah River, multi-vehicle wreck - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

All lanes open on I-95 NB near Savannah River after 5-vehicle wreck

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EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

All lanes of I-95 northbound at the Savannah River are back open after being closed due to a multi-vehicle wreck on Saturday evening, according to Effingham County Sheriff's Office.

The wreck involving a tractor-trailer and four other vehicles occurred around 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Two individuals were transported to a local hospital. The cause of the wreck was determined to be hydroplaning, when one SUV lost control and caused the five vehicle wreck, according to ECSO spokesman David Ehsanipoor.

Traffic is still reported to be backed up. Deputies urge to please take the Houlihan or Talmadge Bridge as alternate routes. 

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