UPDATE: (Sept. 2, 2022) – After more than 24 hours, the contraflow lanes of the I-64 work zone in Barboursville have all reopened after an oversized dump truck crashed and got stuck Wednesday night, Aug. 31, 2022.

Cabell County dispatchers say the road reopened Friday, Sept. 2 around 9 a.m.


CABELL COUNTY, WV (WOWK) — Crews are working to remove a truck with an oversized load that tried to go through a contraflow lane on I-64 and then hit a barrier wall.

According to the West Virginia Department of Transportation, one westbound contraflow lane is closed due to the truck.

District 1 Engineer Rob Pennington says that the driver’s permit, “didn’t allow him to be traveling there.”

One westbound lane and both eastbound lanes are open.