TRACTOR TRAILER ACCIDENT Tractor Trailer Accident on I-77 near Exit 74
Reported by: Michelle Carroll
Web Producer: Michelle Carroll
Also Contributing: Chris Swope
Reported: May. 18, 2012 1:40 AM EDT
Updated: May. 18, 2012 2:17 PM EDT
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, Kanawha County
, West Virginia
One lane of I-77 south has reopened.
It was shut down due to a tractor trailer accident that happened early Friday morning.
No word on how long the other lane will be closed this morning.
Both southbound lanes will be shut down for several hours while crews clean up the tractor trailer accident on I-77 near the Paint Creek exit.
Traffic is being diverted off the exit.
All northbound lanes have been reopened.
A tractor trailer accident has one lane on I-77 in both directions closed near Exit 74, Paint Creek Road.
Troopers tell our crew on the scene a tractor trailer hauling paper bags overturned near the 74 mile marker southbound.
A UPS truck could not stop in time and collided with the overturned truck. The accident is blocking one lane southbound.
One northbound lane is also closed at the accident site.
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