3 wrecks tie up traffic on eastbound I-26 in North Charleston

Three wrecks on Interstate 26 slowed morning traffic into Charleson.

Three crashes on Interstate 26 have slowed traffic this morning between Interstate 526 and Ashley Phosphate Road.

The first wreck was reported about 7:30 a.m. near Airport Road.

Two more crashes, including one involving three vehicles, happened about an hour later near Midland Park Road.

Some of the wrecks caused injuries, but they were not thought to be severe.

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