Crash on I-79 leaves 4 hurt

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WDTV)-- UPDATE:

All lanes of I-79 are now open. The northbound lanes were shut down for over two hours.

ORIGINAL:

Four people were taken to the hospital after an accident involving three cars, Saturday afternoon.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. on I-79 in the northbound lanes near exit 137.

There's no word on how the crash happened. Both northbound lanes are currently closed.

All patients were taken to the hospital by ambulance and are expected to fully recover.

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