Cherokee County dispatchers confirm a medical helicopter was called to the scene of an accident on I-85. It was reported by highway patrol around 5:36am at mile marker 95 southbound. That’s near the exit for SC 18 in Gaffney.
There was a reported lane closure, but the accident was cleared around 6:25am. 7 News Daybreak Traffic Reporter Emily Henning says traffic isn’t backed up on the interstate.
We are working to get more information about the accident. Check back for updates.