UPDATE: All lanes reopened on I-20 after Tuesday brush fire

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

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AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- All lanes of I-20 are reopened after a Graniteville brush fire caused closures, detours, and evacuations Tuesday.

According to the South Carolina Forestry Commission, the fire along I-20 in Graniteville is 75% contained. Crews have estimated the fire had burned at least 200 acres.

Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to the fire Tuesday and the SCFC sent nine fire suppression units and a plane.

The fire also caused I-20 to be closed in both directions between mile markers 11 and 18.

Check back with News 12 for the latest on this still-developing story.

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