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The driver of a tractor trailer crashed into the Ghent toll booth on the southbound side of Interstate 77.  The truck hit the guard rails leading into the gate which prevented him from reaching the toll operator station.  The toll booth operator was shaken up but not seriously injured.   Crews continue to clean up debris and a diesel spill.  Turnpike authorities tell WVVA the driver may have suffered complications from diabetes and passed out.  The driver had minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

 

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