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Richland County, SC (WLTX) - An accident Thursday morning briefly shut down a smallportion of Interstate 26.

The collisionwas in the westbound lanes of I-26 near the St. Andrews Road exit, just past Interstate 20.

For a time, Richland County deputies said ll lanes were shut down. However, traffic is moving slowly again in that area.

What led up to the collision is under investigation, but it's believed therewas a multi-car collision at that location.

The area is commonly known as"Malfunction Junction" for the number of accidents that frequently take place there.