UPDATE: I-77 reopens after truck fire

UPDATE: FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – All lanes of I-77 have reopened after a truck caught on fire Tuesday afternoon.

Dispatchers tell WOAY that no injuries occurred.  A truck crashed, causing diesel fuel to spill down a hill, which caught a sewer pipe to catch fire.

Emergency officials cleared the scene shortly before 7 pm.


FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A truck fire on I-77 is causing delays.

A truck fire is on I-77 northbound near the Mossy exit at MM 63. There are no words on any injuries. Both northbound lanes are closed.

Stay with WOAY News for further updates on this developing story.

Tyler Barker
Tyler Barker is currently the News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. He was promoted to this job in Mid-November. He still will fill in on weather from time to time. You can follow Tyler on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email him at tbarker@woay.com