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Early morning accident in Shrewsbury, WV sends one to hospital

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  • UPDATE: Route 2 now open following tractor trailer accident

    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.

West Virginia State Police and Kanawha County Sheriff's deputies were on the scene of a single vehicle accident that happened just before 3 a.m. Sunday, along School Drive and East Dupont Ave in Shrewsbury.

According to dispatchers, one person was injured when the vehicle crashed into a hill, close to the Valley Camp Coal Curve.

The victim was taken to a local hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown.

No word on the cause of the accident.

Kanawha County Sheriff 's deputies are investigating.