Bear hit by tractor trailer on I-79

The accident happened on I-79 near mile marker 112.
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HARRISON COUNTY, W. Va. (WDTV) - Around 8:10 a.m. on Thursday morning a tractor trailer hit a black bear on I-79 Southbound.

It happened around mile marker 112 near Lost Creek according to Harrison County 911 dispatch.

Officials say the driver was not injured, nor was any other person. Police did say they found the bear deceased.

Authorities say the accident has been cleared and no traffic was caused.