Tractor-trailer crash shuts down I-77 early Friday
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - A tractor-trailer crash at near mile-marker 183.5 on Interstate 77 shut down the southbound lanes of the highway.
According to Wood County 911, which received the call about 3:10 a.m., the driver was taken Marietta Memorial Hospital after the crash.
The trailer remained across the road, brining traffic to a standstill, but by 4:35 a.m., it had been removed and one lane was opened back up for traffic. The road was fully reopened by about 5:30 a.m.
The Wood County Sheriff’s Office, the Williamstown police and fire departments, the Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and St. Joseph’s Ambulance Service all responded to the scene.
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