I-70 near the Highlands open after truck accident

I-70 near the Highlands open after truck accident

Ohio County, W. Va. (WTRF) - Interstate 70 is open following a tractor trailer accident that happened late Thursday night. 

Traffic was backed up for several hours while crews worked to clear the scene.

The driver of that truck was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. 

Officials believe weather did play a role in the accident.

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Interstate 70 Westbound near Mile Marker 8 is down to one lane due to a tractor-trailer accident.

Ohio County Sheriff Tom Howard says, at this point, they believe the wet roads are the cause.

One minor injury has been reported.


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