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Tractor trailer crashes on I-77 in Mercer County

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MERCER COUNTY (WVVA) -

Emergency workers are on the scene of a tractor trailer crash in Mercer County.

The wreck happened around 6:10 a.m. Thursday, on I-77 southbound, about two miles north of the Camp Creek exit. The tractor trailer rolled over an embankment, dumping its load. According to the West Virginia State Police, the driver was hauling an assortment of goods from Ohio to Virginia. Since some of the items contain hazardous materials, a Hazmat team has been called-in to assess the situation.

Police say the driver suffered minor cuts and scrapes. No other vehicles were involved. 

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