Single vehicle accident in Clendenin causes road closures - WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports

Single vehicle accident in Clendenin causes road closures

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I-79 Accident in Clendenin, WV.  Photo Courtesy:  Randy McKinney, Photojournalist I-79 Accident in Clendenin, WV. Photo Courtesy: Randy McKinney, Photojournalist
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CHARLESTON, WV -

A single vehicle rollover accident occurred in Clendenin, WV.

According to dispatchers, it happened at the 19 mile marker of I-79 Northbound at the Clendenin exit at 4:09 p.m.

According to responders at the scene, at least one person was reported ejected from the vehicle.

Dispatchers say two people were transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

Both the north and southbound lanes of I-79 at the Clendenin exit were shut down, but have since re-opened.

Dispatchers also say there is reports of black ice in the area where the accident occurred.

Drivers are being asked to drive safely.