RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WVNS) – Both interstate lanes are now open after an accident.
It happened north on I-77 near mile marker 52 in Raleigh County.

On Tuesday, April 6, 2021, there was an accident with part of the motorway in which motorhomes were shut down. On Wednesday April 7th, the crews were working to get the RV out of the trench. A towing company worker was injured.

“So he was hit by a chain and suffered a serious injury to his lower leg. Jan Care EMS stabilize his leg and call some fire departments to help. So we did a rope rescue, ”said Shane Wheeler, chief of the mountain. Hope fire department.

Wheeler said the will was recovering from its injuries.