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Fatal collision I-26 west bound near exit 209 leaves traffic delays

CHARLESTON S.C. (WOLO)-  According to South Carolina Highway Patrol, I-26 West from Charleston is experiencing high traffic due to a fatal collision. Officials hope to have the interstate cleared by 7 am. Commuters to Columbia from Charleston are being detoured to exit 209 and on to U.S. 52 connector that’s according to Trooper Matt of South Carolina High Way Patrol’s…

DOT Proposing Widening Key Sections of Interstate 26

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Department of Transportation is proposing a $725 million plan to widen two key stretches of Interstate 26 in South Carolina. Local media outlets report that one project proposes spending more than $480 million to widen 6 miles of the interstate in Charleston and North Charleston. That stretch is already six lanes and the proposal calls…