BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. (WTRF) — Authorities tell 7NEWS that a portion of Route 2 is closed Friday evening from Beech Bottom to Wellsburg in Brooke County.

Authorities say a car flipped over and fire trucks and police are on the scene. Traffic is backed up for miles.

Earlier Friday, there was a crash on U.S 22 West in Weirton which caused traffic to back up to the Three Springs Drive exit. Lanes were finally cleared.

2 car crash causes U.S. 22 to close on Friday

We are working to gather more details on the Route 2 closure story. Stay with 7NEWS and WTRF.com for updates.