Barbour wreck ties up traffic

BELINGTON – A motor vehicle accident near the Barbour County Fairgrounds held up traffic for a portion of Tuesday morning.

The collision occurred on Route 250, north of Belington, shortly before 9 a.m. The incident is being investigated by the Barbour County Sheriff’s Department.

Also on scene were the Junior, Belington and Philippi volunteer fire departments, along with the Barbour County and Belington EMS.

The Sheriff’s Department did not provide any further details, including names or the extent of injuries, by presstime.