Washington County: Tractor-trailer hanging from an overpass

Washington County: A tractor-trailer hangs from the I-79 Overpass.

Washington County 911 reports that first responders arrived on the scene at 3:45 PM.

The crash occurred when fuel was leaking onto I-70.

The ramp to Exit 43 (which leads to I-70 East) and the overpass have been closed. It is not known when these roads will reopen.

Reports say that the trailer was laden with heavy cardboard.

Officials stated that the driver was being treated by medical personnel at the scene. Other injuries have not been reported.

This is a new story. Stay tuned for more updates on Channel 11 News at 6:30 p.m.

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