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7:11 am on Sunday January 22, 2012

More construction headed for I-26 in Berkeley County

Image by Flickr user jimmywayneEarlier this week, the State Infrastructure Bank gathered together and voted to use $15 million to widen Interstate 26 through Berkeley County. According to Representative Chip Limehouse, the reason for the project is...
12:09 pm on Monday June 20, 2011

I-26 shooting closes down interstate for hours

Image by Flickr user bushpig [goph51]Maurice Youngblood, 40, was shot early this morning after entering Interstate 26 eastbound at Ashley Phosphate. According to the North Charleston Police Department, Youngblood was able to navigate the vehicle to...
10:06 pm on Friday June 3, 2011

Beer truck accident sends hundreds of brews spewing along I-26 (updated)

Image by Flickr user FlySi Not the beer in question, but you get the idea. Updates inline. Thanks to a car rapidly exiting the highway, two tractor trailers collided on Interstate 26 near Exit 205 Friday morning, causing one to spill the contents of...
8:23 am on Thursday May 26, 2011

I-26 construction project to wrap up in early July (update: construction still on track)

Image by Flickr user justindcUpdate May 26: It looks as though the I-26 construction project is coming to a close. The overpass at Aviation Avenue opened yesterday--days earlier than was initially estimated. The new interstate lanes are still set to...
7:20 am on Wednesday March 23, 2011

New road could relieve I-26 traffic

Image by Flickr user danieljohnsonjr We all know how much fun a traffic jam can be...no fun. No fun at all.A new six-mile-long road called Commerce Parkway is expected to relieve traffic congestion on Interstate 26 in the Lowcountry. The $36 million...
8:09 am on Wednesday August 25, 2010

Aviation Avenue exit will be closed this weekend

Image by Flickr user Pete ReedHeads up weekend drivers: the Aviation Avenue exit on Interstate 26 westbound to Rivers Avenue will be closed Saturday night for construction, weather permitting. Westbound motorists should use the Remount Road exit to...
4:35 am on Thursday April 8, 2010

9 a.m.: Multi-car wreck stalling traffic on 26 East

Image by SCDOT A wreck involving as many as eight cars in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 26 near the Aviation Avenue exit has slowed morning traffic to a crawl. You can get the very latest on the traffic status by checking this Web cam; you can...
9:03 am on Tuesday March 9, 2010

Early morning chase down I-26 end in a fiery mess

Image by Flickr user E+J ImageriesA man led authorities on a 20-mile chase down Interstate 26 early this morning that ended in a firey mess near the 219 mile marker close to Rutledge Avenue. As if the 20-mile chase wasn't dramatic enough, the...
5:00 am on Wednesday February 3, 2010

One dead, one charged with a felony DUI in early morning I-26 wreck

Image by Flickr user JesuspowerA Mount Pleasant man is charged with felony DUI after a fatal crash on Interstate-26 that happened at 2:53 a.m. this morning in the eastbound lanes of I-26 at the 171 mile marker. The 22-year-old driver was traveling...
4:16 am on Friday December 4, 2009

Heat building on battle to realign port access road, again

Image by State Ports AuthorityIt was no easy task to pick the path for a new port access road to channel a massive number of trucks that would one day come to a port terminal under construction on the old Navy base. But two years after a route was...

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