Two toddlers killed, mother airlifted in accident on I-64 in Cabell County

Two toddlers are dead following a multiple vehicle crash in Cabell County.

Police said two toddlers were killed and the mother was airlifted to the hospital after a crash near the 30 mile marker in Milton Friday evening.

Cabell County Sheriff Chuck Zerkle said the mother was driving eastbound and crossed the median, crashing head on into a truck hauling a camper and then crashed into a tractor-trailer just past the Milton exit. One of the kids who were killed was 1-year-old, the other was 3-years-old.

A third child, under the age of 7, was in the vehicle, but their condition has not been released.

The mother was airlifted to the hospital where she is currently in surgery.

All lanes of I-64 are shut down between the Hurricane and Milton exits.

Several other vehicles were involved in the accident, but there were no other serious injuries.

The road is expected to be shut down until at least 2:30 a.m.

Stay tuned to Eyewitness News for updates.

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