(UPDATE: 4/15/22, 1:40 p.m.)
CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – I-79 northbound is now open. Traffic is still moving slowly due to roadwork.
(ORIGINAL: 4/15/22, 12:17 p.m.)
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — A two-vehicle accident has shut down all lanes of I-79 in Bridgeport.
According to the Harrison County Communications Center, a two-vehicle accident was reported at 11:43 a.m. on mile marker 121 of Interstate 79 in Bridgeport.
When crews arrived on scene, they confirmed that there was entrapment as a result of the incident, and three people had to be transported as a result of injuries sustained during the accident, comm center officials said.
Currently, the entire northbound side of I-79 is closed while accident cleanup takes place, according to the comm center.
Responding to the scene were the Anmoore and Bridgeport fire departments, Bridgeport Police Department and Harrison County Sheriff’s Department, as well as Harrison County EMS, comm center officials said.
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