UPDATE: Lane reopened after I-79 accident

MONONGALIA COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) -- UPDATE
All lanes of the highway were back open before 9 p.m., Friday.


ORIGINAL STORY
An accident along I-79 has shut down one lane of the highway.

According to MECCA 911 dispatchers, the accident happened around 7:30 p.m. in the northbound lanes, near mile marker 159. Only one vehicle was involved.

One of the northbound lanes is shut down at this time.

State Police, the Star City Volunteer Fire Department, Granville Volunteer Fire Department and Mon Health EMS all responded to the scene.

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