MARION COUNTY, W.Va. (WBOY) — All lanes on Interstate 79 southbound were closed near mile marker 135 in Marion County Wednesday morning after an accident, the Marion County 911 center confirmed to 12 News, but the wreckage has since been cleaned up.
The accident involved at least a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck, according to the Valley Volunteer Fire Department, which ended up blocking the lanes.
The Marion County 911 center said no one was transported. The Valley Volunteer Fire Department said that the rig sustained major front-end damage and a larger wrecker was required to move it.
Traffic was diverted through Pleasant Valley/Kingmont, the comm center said.