CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A wreck involving seven cars closed a portion of Cabin Creek Road on Thursday night.
Snow and black ice are believed to be the cause of dozens of other car accidents throughout the county, according to Kanawha County Metro 911 dispatchers.
At about 9 p.m., a car accident was reported to dispatchers on Cabin Creek Road near Wealthy Acres Road. Soon after, other cars began colliding with the vehicles already wrecked, according to dispatchers.
A coal truck jack-knifed trying to miss the collision, dispatchers said.
Dispatchers weren't sure at 9:30 p.m., if anyone had been injured.