Traffic alert: Lanes reopened on Bluffton Parkway after multiple-vehicle crash

All westbound lanes of Bluffton Parkway near Burnt Church Road were reopened just before 2:30 p.m. Thursday after a two-vehicle crash had blocked them for about 45 minutes, a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office news release said.

The vehicles involved in the collision and emergency vehicles were blocking the two lanes at 1:45 p.m.

Law enforcement was urging drivers to use alternate routes and said to expect delays in the area.

Lana Ferguson has reported on a smorgasbord of news for The Island Packet & Beaufort Gazette since June 2018. Before coming to the Lowcountry, she worked for publications in her home state of Virginia and graduated from the University of Mississippi, where she was editor of the college’s daily newspaper.
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