Update: Route 66 in Columbia near Cards Mill Road has been reopened following a car accident early Monday morning.
Original: Officials say Route 66 in Columbia has been closed due to a motor vehicle accident in the area.
According to the Department of Transportation, Route 66 near Cards Mill Road has closed due to a car versus pole accident.
No details have been given on the cause of the accident or injuries.
News 8’s Alyssa Rae Taglia mentions Route 6 as a detour to the Route 66 closure.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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