1 hurt after big rigs crash on I-85 in Anderson Co.

From Townville FD Facebook

ANDERSON CO. (WSPA) – Southbound I-85 was shut down for hours on Thursday after two tractor trailers crashed in Anderson County.

The crash happened in Townville.

Firefighters say two tractor trailers were involved and one overturned causing a fuel spill.

In a Facebook post, Townville Fire Department reported that southbound lanes were blocked and one northbound lane was open at mile marker 6 around 4 a.m.

All northbound lanes have reopened and at least one lane of southbound traffic was moving several hours later. Shortly before 8 a.m., dispatchers said the scene was cleared

Firefighters say one person was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The Highway Patrol reported the crash just before 1 a.m. Thursday.

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From Townville FD Facebook

From Townville FD Facebook
From Townville FD Facebook
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From Townville FD Facebook

Here is a list of current accidents on the SC Highway Patrol’s Website.

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