UPDATED STORY 9:30 am
MABSCOTT, W. Va. (WVNS) — All lanes of Robert C. Byrd Drive are back open following an accident involving a semi.
One person was injured in the accident. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.
MABSCOTT, W. Va. (WVNS) — Traffic is backed up along Robert C. Drive following an accident Wednesday morning. All lanes are closed as crews work to clear the scene.
Dispatchers said the accident happened around 6:20 am near Barker’s Junkyard in Mabscott.
59 News has a reporter on the scene. They report the accident involved a semi and pickup truck.
Dispatchers said injuries were reported but the number and extent is unknown at this time.
Beckley Fire Department, Beckley Police and Jan-Care EMS are on scene of the accident as of 7:30 Wednesday morning.
Drivers are asked to avoid the area until further notice. Stay with 59 News for the latest on this developing story.