Driver cited in crash on I-85 near Gaffney - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Driver cited in crash on I-85 near Gaffney

I-85 crash at MM 92 (FOX Carolina) I-85 crash at MM 92 (FOX Carolina)
I-85 crash at MM 92 (FOX Carolina) I-85 crash at MM 92 (FOX Carolina)
GAFFNEY, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A driver was cited in a crash that sparked a few other minor fender-benders and slowed southbound traffic on I-85 in the Gaffney area Saturday afternoon.

 

Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol said the crash happened near exit 92 around 4:15 p.m.

Troopers said two vehicles were both heading south on I-85 when one driver attempted to change lanes, lost control and rear-ended the other car.

Troopers said that driver was ticketed for driving too fast for conditions. A 67-year-old passenger and an 11-year-old in the vehicle were taken to the hospital with injuries.

The driver and passenger of the other vehicle were also hospitalized, troopers said.

A handful of minor crashes in which no injuries were reported occurred in the area just after the initial crash.

Monitor traffic conditions on the interstate by visiting the FOX Carolina Pit Crew Traffic page.

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