Accident briefly shuts down Memorial Bridge

Two taken to hospital
Accident on bridge
Accident on bridge(WTAP)
Published: Jan. 18, 2021 at 8:38 AM EST
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PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - A two-car crash on the Parkersburg-Belpre Memorial Bridge sent to people to WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center on Monday morning.

The call came into the Wood County 911 Center at 7:08 a.m., and they said that ice on the road is believed to have been the culprit for the crash.

While the bridge was briefly shut down, it was back open before 8:30 a.m.

In addition to Camden Clark, St. Joseph’s also had an ambulance at the scene, and the Parkersburg Police and Fire Departments also responded.

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