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Rock Slide Reported On Route 60 Prompting Road Closure

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UPDATE: 7/25/18 at 10:30

The eastbound lanes are reopened but 2 of 2 westbound lanes remain closed.

All lanes are expected to reopen by sometime Thursday.

Be prepared to stop, use caution when traveling through this area.

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MONTGOMERY, WV (WOAY) – A rock slide has closed both lanes of Route 60 on the Fayette and Kanawha County line.

Dispatch tells WOAY that the call came in at around 12:20 pm of a rock slide. Montgomery Fire Department, Smithers Fire Department, and DOH responded to the scene.

Both westbound and eastbound lanes are closed.

Stay with WOAY News for further updates.



Tyler Barker

Tyler is the Chief Meteorologist & Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. You can find him weekdays at 5, 6, and 11 pm on WOAY-TV. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at tbarker@woay.com


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