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I-64 Eastbound Reopens Following Wreck In Cabell County

Reported: Apr. 25, 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Updated: Apr. 25, 2014 3:23 PM EDT
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BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. (Tiersa Davis)-- Dispatchers said the eastbound lanes of I-64 has reopened following an accident involving several cars Friday morning.

The wreck happened about 11 a.m. just past the Huntington Mall in Barboursville. Dispatchers said a tractor-trailer spilled its load, causing multiple vehicles to wreck. There were no reported injuries but the road was closed for several hours.



BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. -- Cabell 911 said the eastbound lanes of Interstate 64 between the Huntington Mall and Milton exits are shut down after a tractor-trailer spills its equipment and multiple vehicles crash.

An emergency dispatcher said the wreck happened about 11 a.m.at mile marker 21, just past the Huntington Mall. The dispatcher said I-64 eastbound lanes are shut down between mile marker 20 (Huntington Mall exit) and mile marker 28 (the Milton exit).

Multiple emergency units have responded, and it was unclear whether there were any injuries. The dispatcher said the tractor-trailer had spilled its load and there is debris all over the roadway.

The Barboursville and Milton police departments, the Barboursville Fire Department, the Barboursville Fire Department and the Division of Highways have responded.

Eyewitness News has a crew headed to the scene. Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.



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