UPDATE (6:18 P.M. April 6, 2022) Putnam County dispatchers say Rt. 34 has reopened after a crash in front of the Hurricane Walgreens earlier this evening.

PUTNAM COUNTY, WV (WOWK)—The southbound lanes of Rt. 34 are closed in front of a Hurricane Walgreens.

The Teays Valley Fire Department says the closure is due to a motor vehicle accident.

Drivers are being asked to avoid the area.