One person was taken to Hilton Head Hospital after a three-vehicle crash Thursday morning near the intersection of Squire Pope Road and U.S. 278, according to Hilton Head Fire & Rescue.
The wreck was reported around 7:20 a.m. on the eastbound side. The right eastbound lane was blocked from approximately 40 minutes before it was cleared, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Division.
Traffic was backed up to the Tanger Outlets in Bluffton at one point.
The cause of the crash and severity of injuries has not been released.