Accident blocks traffic on I-20 in Darlington County - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

I-20 eastbound lanes reopen after serious crash in Darlington County

Source: Wayne Byrd Source: Wayne Byrd
Eastbound lanes of I-20 stacked. || Source: Wayne Byrd Eastbound lanes of I-20 stacked. || Source: Wayne Byrd

DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Both lanes of I-20 have reopened after a serious crash caused them to close Friday. Sheriff Wayne Byrd sent the update in a tweet about 6:12 p.m.

Traffic was at a standstill as emergency responders worked to clear an accident.

The crash happened at 4:27 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-20 in Darlington County, according to State Highway Patrol.

A medical helicopter arrived on scene. Injuries were reported.

Vehicles were stacked in both lanes of the interstate, while the road was blocked.

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