Wreck with overturned vehicle causes Poinsett Highway lane closure

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Southbound lanes of Poinsett Hwy. in front of Furman University were closed around 12:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon following a crash involving an overturned vehicle.

One person was reportedly trapped and had to be extricated by first responders. The person was transported to the hospital by ambulance with unknown injuries.

Duncan Chapel and Travelers Rest firefighters responded, and traffic was diverted onto area roadways while the scene was cleared.