Crash involving tractor-trailer causes heavy backups along I-77 NB in York County

Crash involving tractor-trailer causes heavy backups along I-77 NB in York County
A crash involving a tractor-trailer caused delays along I-77 NB in York County (Source: SCDOT)

YORK COUNTY, SC. (WBTV) - A tractor-trailer collided with a car in York County Thursday afternoon, causing heavy delays along a section of Interstate 77 northbound.

The wreck happened around 1 p.m. on I-77 north near Exit 90. Traffic could be seen heavily backed up for in the area nearly an hour later.

York County deputies say there are possible injuries in the crash.

One person commented on a post by The York County Sheriff’s Office that traffic was “bumper to bumper.” Another said it was an “ugly scene” as storms rolled through the area.

TRAFFIC: Accident I-77 North near Ext 90. 18 Wheeler vs. Car. Possible injuries. SCHP, Fire and YCSO on scene. Slow down and watch for first responders arriving. #Traffic #YCSONews

Posted by York County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, February 11, 2021

We’re working to learn more on what may have caused the crash and whether anyone was hurt.

Check back for updates.

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