Crash reported on eastbound I-20 in Aiken County

This was the scene after a wreck injured two people early Feb. 18, 2021, at mile marker 3 of eastbound Interstate 20 in Aiken County.
Published: Feb. 18, 2021 at 2:06 AM EST
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NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) - Rescue crews and law enforcement officers responded to an injury accident on Interstate 20 early Thursday.

The crash was reported at 12:48 a.m. at eastbound mile marker 3, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.

It involved a pickup and a tractor-trailer, according to the patrol. A witness reported that the pickup was stuck under the 18-wheeler.

At one point, the right lane of I-20 was blocked, according to the patrol.

Both vehicles were towed and two people were taken to local hospitals.

The crash occurred as rain was falling across the CSRA at the start of a what’s expected to be a very wet day.

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