Crash Blocks 85 South Bound

Multiple vehicles involved

Lee Rogers
June 09, 2019 - 4:11 pm

SC Department of Public Safety


The Highway Patrol is investigating a multiple vehicle crash on I-85 south bound in Anderson County Sunday near the 23 Mile Marker Rest Area.

Both the center and right hand lanes are completely blocked.  Traffic is moving past the collision on the left hand lane.  As of 4PM Sunday, traffic was backed up about 4 miles to the Highway 81 exit at the 27 Mile Marker. 

The Piercetown Fire Department reported the accident involved 10 autos and 2 semi tractor trailers.  Troopers are asking drivers to avoid the area on I-85 at Mile Marker 22 and 23 south bound.

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