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Police investigating accident that closed parts of I-64 in Charleston

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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.

Police are investigating on what cause a multi vehicle accident that included a tractor trailer along I-64 eastbound around 11 PM Friday.

According to dispatchers I-64 eastbound was closed between the Montrose and Oakwood exits in Charleston while crews cleared the scene.

Dispatchers did say there were reported injuries and they were transported to a local hospital, how many or the extent of those injures were not yet known.

I-64 has since reopened.

The West Virginia State Police is investigating.