UPDATE 12/15/22 8:50 P.M.: According to dispatchers, all lanes on Interstate 77 southbound are reopened.


MERCER COUNTY, WV (WVNS)– Both lanes of I-77 southbound are closed at mile marker 7, just south of the Princeton exit.

According to the West Virginia 511, the closure is due to a vehicle crash.

According to dispatchers, State Police are investigating and no further information is available at this time.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

Stick with 59News as we continue to learn more details.