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Tractor trailer accident on I-77 in Charleston, WV causes road closures

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CHARLESTON, WV -

A tractor trailer accident in Charleston, WV caused traffic delays Saturday afternoon.

According to dispatchers, it occurred around 2:01 p.m. at the 79-mile marker of I-77 northbound in Sharon, WV.

Dispatchers say a tractor trailer, reportedly carrying candy bars, jackknifed on the roadway.

The driver got out and was not injured.

No other injuries were reported.

However, due to the accident, all northbound lanes at the 79-mile marker of I-77 were shut down until crews could get the tractor trailer off the roadway.

All lanes have since been re-opened.