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UPDATE: Traffic moving both directions on Rt. 152 at I-64 interchange after semi crash

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Published: Nov. 26, 2018 at 3:36 AM EST
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UPDATED 11/26/2018 @ 6:42 a.m.

Officers are directing traffic, and cars are now moving on Rt. 152 at 5th St. Rd., after a semi crashed early Monday morning into a hillside and caught fire.

Traffic is moving both directions.

The can and the trailer have both been towed away, per our crew on scene.

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UPDATED 11/26/18 @ 5:40 a.m.

Rt. 152 North, also known as 5th St. Rd. East, remains closed at the I-64 interchange as crews clean up following a semi that crashed into a hillside and caught fire.

Cabell County 911 says traffic taking the eastbound exit ramp of I-64 can turn toward Wayne County but not Huntington.

The crash happened just before 2 Monday morning.

Huntington Police say the driver of the semi was going east on I-64 and took the 5th St. exit. The driver drove straight through the intersection and crashed into the hillside, catching the cab on fire.

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ORIGINAL STORY 11/26/18 @ 3 a.m.

A semi crashed and caught fire after exiting I-64 at 5th St. in Huntington.

The crash happened just before 2 Monday morning.

Huntington Police say the driver of the semi was going east on I-64 and took the 5th St. exit. The driver drove straight through the intersection and crashed into the hillside, catching the cab on fire.

The driver and a passenger got out safely. The cab of the semi was destroyed by the fire.

5th St. Rd. is closed in both directions at the I-64 interchange.

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