One person was hurt Friday when a tractor-trailer truck hauling scrap metal overturned in Chester County near the Catawba River, officials said.
The crash happened around 6:20 a.m. Troopers with the S.C. Highway Patrol said on their Web site that there were injuries in the crash, but details were unavailable.
Debris was scattered on S.C. 9 near the Catawba River after the crash, said Allen Culp, Fort Lawn Volunteer Fire Department chief.
A hazardous material team was also on scene to clean up fuel that leaked from the 1996 Freightliner tractor, Culp said.
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The highway was partially blocked as crews cleaned up the metal that had spilled onto the highway after the truck flipped on its side, said Culp the fire chief.