Lanes reopen hours after pileup on I-85S in Anderson Co.


ANDERSON CO, SC (WSPA) – Interstate 85 has completely reopened after a crash near mile marker 23 southbound that involved several vehicles.

The Piercetown Fire Department and South Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the crash, Sunday afternoon. Fire officials said in a social media post that the accident involved 10 cars as well as 2 tractor trailers.

According to SCHP, there have been no deaths in these incidents. There is no word yet on possible injuries.

Crews were asking drivers to avoid the area on I-85 southbound.

Clean up of the crash took several hours and all lanes reopened by 9:00pm.

We’ll update this story as more information becomes available. 

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