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UPDATE: Tractor-trailer rolls over, Interstate 77 traffic being diverted

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Both southbound lanes of I-77 are shut down due to a rollover accident early Monday morning.

The northbound fast lane of I-77 is also shut down between the Goldtown and Kenna exits.

State Police will divert southbound traffic at the Kenna exit.  Drivers will have to take Route 21 and get back onto I-77 at the Goldtown exit.

The EPA on scene and  cleaning up the remaining diesel fuel from the wreck.

Troopers said I-77 won't fully reopen until late Monday afternoon.


Officials tell 13 News that the fast lane of I-77 will likely be shut down for many hours, while crews clean up diesel fuel that spilled from the overturned truck.

The driver of the tractor-trailer refused treatment at the scene of the accident.

A tractor-trailer has rolled over on a major highway, closing down one lane during the morning rush hour.

One southbound lane of Interstate 77 is closed at the Goldtown exit.

It is unknown at this time if anyone has been injured in the accident.

Stay with 13 News and WOWKTV.com for the latest on this developing story.

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