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UPDATE: Authorities Reopen Route 86 Following Tanker Truck Collision in Glen Dale

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Authorities reopened Route 86 in Glen Dale late Wednesday afternoon following the collision of two tanker trucks near Hillcrest Avenue. 

The collision occurred shortly before 2 p.m. on Wednesday, and the road remained closed for hours until an environmental clean-up contractor arrived to clean up spilled diesel fuel.

School bus traffic was re-routed on Wednesday afternoon up Benwood Hill to avoid the accident scene.