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Accident on WV Turnpike near Athens

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Emergency responders were on the scene of an accident involving a truck hauling a racecar on Friday afternoon.

Witnesses said that a truck hauling a BMW Racecar was involved in an accident that happened just north of the Athens exit.  It happened in the northbound lanes of Interstate 77 at around 12:50 p.m.  Drivers are asked to use caution in the area, but no lanes are reported closed.

There is no word on whether or not anyone was injured in the accident.