Fatal crash slows traffic on westbound Interstate 26 at Spruill Avenue

A person was killed this afternoon in a traffic crash at a westbound Interstate 26 exit in Charleston.

The wreck was reported at 3:14 p.m. on the ramp to Spruill Avenue. Passersby saw at least one overturned vehicle.

Police cars and rescue trucks had blocked the exit and one lane of westbound traffic. They were still at the scene three hours later.

The S.C. Highway Patrol was investigating the crash.

No further information was immediately available.

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