I-70 East In Belmont County Closed Due To Accident That Leaves Livestock Animals Hurt

I-70 Accident

Interstate 70 eastbound in Belmont County remains closed beyond exit 215 because of an accident involving two tractor-trailers and a car that took place this morning. Officials said there were no injuries to humans, but one of the trucks carried pigs. The accident, which occurred near the Ohio 9 interchange on I-70, remains under investigation as cleanup continues. The eastbound highway lanes reopen at the 218 interchange, near the Ohio Valley Mall.