Update: 9:10 a.m.:
Traffic is again flowing westbound on US 278 after a morning crash near the USCB Gateway campus required both lanes to be closed. This story will be updated.
Update: 8:50 a.m.:
Westbound traffic on U.S. 278 now is being diverted at D. Mark Cummings Road opposite the USC Beaufort Gateway campus after an earlier wreck closed the highway completely.
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Our original story continues below:
Both westbound lanes on U.S. 278 near the Wal-Mart and USCB Gateway campus are closed this morning after a car crash.
The eastbound lanes were initially closed and opened up by 8 a.m.
No information has been released about the circumstances of the crash.
Drivers should avoid the area.
This story will be updated.