Traffic clears after I-85 crash, debris scattered - FOX Carolina 21

Traffic clears after I-85 crash, debris scattered

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Crews clean up debris along I-85 after a tractor trailer crash scattered cargo across the median. (July 23, 2012/FOX Carolina) Crews clean up debris along I-85 after a tractor trailer crash scattered cargo across the median. (July 23, 2012/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Drivers traveling through Cherokee County along Interstate 85 faced delays after a tractor trailer overturned Monday morning, spilling debris across the median.

One lane was blocked in both directions near mile marker 88 about 8 a.m. after the semi truck crashed. South Carolina Department of Transportation cameras showed the truck overturned in the median.

SLIDESHOW: Photos of crash, debris clean-up

Troopers reported there were injuries involved in the crash. FOX Carolina crews said the truck's cargo was scattered across the median.

Officials detoured traffic northbound at Chesnee Highway, and southbound traffic was detoured at Highway 11.

Traffic was delayed northbound for miles, but by noon the area had been cleared.

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