A Columbia police officer was in surgery Tuesday night following an accident on I-126 on the Broad River Bridge, the department said in a series of tweets.
The officer was reportedly helping another motorist when the accident happened.
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Eastbound traffic on I-126 at Greystone Boulevard was blocked at 8:21 p.m. Tuesday according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation.
More details will be reported as they become available.