Interstate 79 has reopened in Monongalia County after a tractor trailer accident, which resulted in a diesel spill.

MECCA 911 said it happened around 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday between mile markers 148 and 149, just after the Interstate 68 interchange, before the Uffington Bridge.

HAZMAT and other Monongalia County authorities responded to on scene, including the Clinton District Fire Department and state police, according to 911 officials.

Monongalia County EMS transported one person to Ruby Memorial Hospital. No word on his/her condition.

by Colombo Law
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