One dead after accident on I-77 Wednesday morning

Accident on I-77 causing traffic delays in Richland County

COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) – One person is dead after an accident on Interstate 77 Wednesday morning, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

The accident happened around 5 a.m. on I-77 southbound near exit 27.

A tractor trailer hit a construction lift and in the process killed the person on that lift.

All lanes are back open to traffic, however.

WACH FOX News will have more information as it comes in.

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