Several people transported to the hospital after multiple vehicle accident on I-79

Emergencies
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Multiple emergency crews responded to a multiple vehicle accident on I-79. 

According to Harrison County 911 dispatchers, the accident occurred around 5:20 p.m. on I-79 northbound near the Meadowbrook Road exit. 

Several people have been transported to United Hospital Center, according to dispatchers. There is no word on the extent of their injuries at this time. 

Crews shut down both lanes of I-79 northbound to clear the accident.

Clarksburg Fire, Bridgeport Fire, Bridgeport EMS, Harrison County EMS, Anmoore EMS, Marion County EMS, Bridgeport Police and West Virginia State Police all responded. 

We have a reporter on the scene.

Stay with 12 News for updates. 

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