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Accident briefly closes Harper Road in Beckley

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4 people were injured in an accident at the bottom of Harper Road on Friday morning. 4 people were injured in an accident at the bottom of Harper Road on Friday morning.
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Emergency responders were on the scene of an accident that happened at the bottom of Harper Road in Beckley on Friday morning.

It happened at around 8:45 a.m.  Officers with the Beckley Police Department said that teenagers in a car ran a stop sign at the end of Ewart Ave.  Their car was hit in the side by a Ford F-150 which pushed the car into a power pole. 

Emergency crews said that four people were taken to the hospital.  There is no word on their identities or conditions at this time.  Police are looking for another person who ran from the scene. 

The road was closed down for about 30 minutes while crews worked to clean up the accident.  The incident is still under investigation.