Emergency crews responded to a five-vehicle accident with injuries on Interstate 77 southbound near the Edens Fork exit at 7:41 a.m. today, a Kanawha County dispatcher said.
The fast lane was shut down until just before 9 a.m., he said.
The Kanawha County Sheriff's Department is investigating with authorities still on the scene after 9 a.m. today. Further details were not immediately available.
Meanwhile, a second accident with possible injuries occurred at 8:50 a.m. in the 200 block of Kanawha Boulevard in Charleston, the dispatcher said. Two vehicles were involved, he said.