Traffic

Crash on 1-26 Diverts Traffic near Orangeburg

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–  South Carolina Troopers say a crash in Orangeburg County on Interstate 26 Eastbound is causing delays. The crash is at mile marker 144. According to State Troopers, Interstate 26 eastbound traffic is now being diverted off of exit 136. From there drivers can make a left turn off of the exit to get onto US-21 or a right…

Deputies say Greenville Dad who shot daughter through door arrested for drugs

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) – Authorities in South Carolina say a Greenville man who mistook his daughter for a potential intruder and killed her has been arrested on drug charges. Greenville County deputies said officers responding to the early Sunday shooting found heroin and cocaine in the Greenville home of 43-year-old Jermaine Tramone Pressley. Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jimmy Bolt said in…

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…

Deputies divert traffic following fatal accident in Lexington County

UPDATE (1/3) The vehicles involved in the fatality collision have been removed from the roadway at SC-6/South Lake Drive and I-20 and officers are completing their investigation for reconstruction purposes. pic.twitter.com/lbDY3Vx07t — Lexington Police(SC) (@LexingtonPD) October 16, 2018 UPDATE (2/3) – Outbound traffic from the Town of Lexington, SC on South Lake Drive will continue to be diverted onto I-20…

Two Notch Road Ramp Closures this Weekend

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– There will be some traffic detours at night this weekend near Two Notch road. According to the SC DOT, the southbound ramp from Two Notch Road onto I-77 will be closed Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18 during night time hours to allow the contractor to widen I-77 in this area. The closure is set to…

Lexington Police to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoints

LEXINGTON, SC (WOLO)– Lexington Police will be setting up traffic safety check points on Monday, September 18. The Police Chief says the checkpoints are in response to continued concerns of traffic collisions. According to Police, the safety enforcement will include, focusing on speed in school zones, seatbelt usage, following too closely, speeding and aggressive driving, as well as texting while…

Watch: Overturned Tractor Trailer blocks traffic for hours

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Many of you may have spent Tuesday afternoon backed up in traffic on 1-77. The reason…the South Carolina Department of Public Safety says an overturned tractor trailer blocked all north bound lanes, near mile marker, 24 for hours. No word on the cause of the accident. Traffic opened to all lanes late Tuesday afternoon. Categories: Local News, News…