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Two tractor-trailer trucks crashed on Interstate 77 early this morning in Mercer County.  West Virginia Turnpike Police tell 59News that the accident happened by mile marker 25 in the southbound lanes just three miles south of the Ghent exit.

We are told the call came in at 6:30 a.m.  Police say one of the trucks was hauling scrap metal.  The West Virginia State Police responded and cleared the scene by 8:45 a.m.  Minor injures were reported.  It is not known if fog played a role in the crash at this time.

Stay with 59News as we continue to follow this developing story.