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    UPDATE: Route 2 now open following tractor trailer accident

    Monday, August 25 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-08-25 20:00:48 GMT
    A tractor trailer is blocking part of Route 2. The road is closed until further notice. Drivers heading in both direction are being asked to use the Big Ben Bowen Highway connector by Target to get around.
    A tractor trailer is blocking part of Route 2. The road is closed until further notice. Drivers heading in both direction are being asked to use the Big Ben Bowen Highway connector by Target to get around.

A head on crash closed Big Tyler Road in Cross Lanes Monday evening. The roadway opened shortly after 10:30 p.m., according to Metro 911 dispatchers.

The accident happened at around 8 p.m.

A mini-van collided with a two-door car, according to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department.
     
The car rolled over and the van ended up on the hillside.

Deputies said six people were involved in the crash, three of them were children.

No word on how serious the injuries were, but the children were all taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.