I-79 Northbound Lanes shut down by overturned tractor trailer


Crews responded to a overturned tractor trailer accident Monday evening in Marion County.

The accident took place at mile marker 138 on the Southside off ramp/Northbound on ramp. I-79 Northbound is currently shut down in both lanes.

The West Virginia Department of Transportation advises drivers to use exit 138 and re-enter on entrance ramp at mile marker 138.

911 officials said no one was transported with injuries.

Fire departments from Pleasant Valley, Winfield and Bunner Ridge responded to the scene alongside Marion County Rescue Squad and West Virginia State Police.

State Police are investigating.

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