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West Bound Lanes of I-64 Reopen After Crash

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By: wsaz news staff Email

UPDATE: 12/29/12 @ 8:20 p.m.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The west bound lanes of I-64 near the 5th Street Hill exit have reopened following a crash.

It took emergency crews almost two hours to clean up the interstate after a trailer flipped over.

Police say some how the trailer detached from the truck that was hauling it and overturned.

No one was injured.



ORIGINAL STORY: 12/29/12
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A crash has traffic backed up on Interstate 64 near the 5th Street Hill exit.

Emergency crews say a truck hauling another truck on a trailer flipped blocking both west bound lanes.

The accident happen just after 3:30 p.m.

Police say the trailer some how came loose and detached from the truck.

They say that is what caused it to flip.

No one was injured.

No vehicles were hit when the trailer flipped.

Both west bound lanes are now closed.

No word yet on when it will re-open.

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