Ravenel Bridge back open following fatal accident - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

Ravenel Bridge back open following fatal accident

Posted: Updated:
(Joe O'Neil/WCIV) (Joe O'Neil/WCIV)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- The northbound lanes of the Ravenel Bridge were closed for several hours Saturday morning, as police investigated a fatal accident.

Around 11:15 a.m. traffic was reopened on the bridge going into Mount Pleasant.

Charleston police say the accident happened around 4 a.m., and 2 cars were involved in the collision.

According to the Charleston County Coroner's Office, the person killed in the accident was burned. The coroner says this will make identifying them "more complicated."

Stay with ABC News 4 for updates in this developing story.

Powered by WorldNow

ABCNews4 WCIV-TV

888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.

Advertising

Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.