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One lane of I-77 South near mile marker 16 was closed Saturday afternoon after a tractor trailer accident in Mercer County. 

     The only vehicle involved was the tractor trailer and the driver wasn't hurt.  
     The driver told 59 News he believed the truck hit ice on the shoulder of the road and that's when he went into the snow and overturned.   
     East River Volunteer Fire Department, Princeton Rescue Squad and the West Virginia State Police responded to the scene.