UPDATE: Slow lanes of I-64 East near Institute back open after tractor trailer crash

Published: Dec. 27, 2015 at 1:10 PM EST
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UPDATE 12/27/15 @ 6:10 p.m.

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va (WSAZ) -- All lanes are back open on I-64 East after a tractor trailer shut them down for several hours Sunday.

UPDATE 12/27/15 @ 2:15 p.m.

KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va (WSAZ) -- The fast lane at the 50 mile mark on I-64 East near Institute is back open. The other two lanes remain closed as crews finish cleaning up remnants of the crash.


KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va (WSAZ) -- I-64 East near Institute is closed while crews clean up after a tractor trailer crashed into a guard rail just before 7:30 Sunday morning.

The driver was not injured but had to be pulled out of the cab of the truck after it caught fire.

Traffic is being rerouted off the Institute exit while crews clear the scene. Cleanup is expected to take another couple of hours.

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