Jul 28, 2014

One Injured in Interstate 79 Crash

Traffic is backed up in the area of the Southpointe exit.

One Injured in Interstate 79 Crash

One person was injured in a three-vehicle accident that happened on Interstate 79 Tuesday afternoon, according to media reports and first reponders.

The accident had the interstate closed and traffic snarled, according to WPXI-TV.

The Observer-Reporter indicated that a vehicle hit a median and then another vehicle head-on. The accident also involved a tractor-trailer, the paper indicated on its website.

A Washington County 911 supervisor said state police are investigating but had no further information Tuesday afternoon.

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