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Troopers with the SC Highway Patrol said I-85 North was blocked in Cherokee County near the state line due to a crash Tuesday morning.

Troopers said both northbound lanes were blocked near mile marker 106.

The crash occurred around 2:40 a.m. According to the SCHP website, no one was hurt.

The lanes were closed for nearly 8 hours while crews worked to remove debris from a crashed tractor trailer, according to FOX Carolina's crew at the scene.

All lanes reopened around 10:15 a.m.

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