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Chemical spill on I-77 after a tanker truck overturns

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Raleigh County dispatchers and West Virginia Turnpike Police troopers tell 59 News an accident happened Thursday night on I-77 mile marker 40, which is near the 64-77 split.

The accident happened around 11:30 p.m.  We are told a tanker truck filled with chemicals turned over.

Officials say the driver made it out of the truck.  The cause of the accident is not known as of 11:50 p.m.