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State Police Investigating I-79 Motorcycle Accident in Monongalia County

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West Virginia State Police are investigating a motorcycle accident on Interstate 79 northbound that happened at the 146 mile marker in Monongalia County just before 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

State Police said the driver of a Harley Davidson soft tail motorcycle traveled off the edge of the roadway and lost control of the vehicle. Both the driver and a passenger were transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital with unknown injuries.

One northbound lane and one southbound lane were closed following the accident but have since reopened, according to the W.Va. DOT.