Nine people were injured Sunday in a pileup in Bracken County after a tractor-trailer and car collided, then caught fire.
According to local media reports, three cars were involved in the wreck about 12:30 p.m. on the AA Highway. Police said three of the injured were taken to hospitals by helicopters.
The highway was shut down in both directions for hours as police investigated the crash and crews tried to clear the scene.
Police in Bracken county said just before 9 p.m. Sunday that it would be at least another 2.5 hours before the highway would be open.
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