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Head on collision in Glen Jean sends 3 to hospital

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Route 16 in Glen Jean was closed briefly on Wednesday after two cars hit each other head on.

The accident happened at around 10:25 a.m. near the intersection with Route 19.  West Virginia State Police were called to the scene along with Mount Hope and Oak Hill Fire Departments.  Three people were hurt in the accident.  They were taken to an area hospital.  The names and conditions of the victims have not been released.

The road was back open around 20 minutes later at 10:45 a.m.  The accident is being investigated by the West Virginia State Police.  Right now, there is no word on what caused that accident.