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A driver is charged after a load of guardrails crashes into a building

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 TAZEWELL COUNTY (WVVA)  A driver is charged with defective equipment after his load breaks loose and crashes into a building.

According to the Virginia State Police, the crash happened Friday morning around 9:45 a.m. at the Appalachian Arts Center on Route 19 near Claypool Hill, VA. Troopers say Benny Terry, 31, of Pounding Mill was driving a highway construction truck when the trailer he was hauling broke loose and crashed into the front of the building. The trailer was carrying a load of guardrails at the time. 

Troopers say there was a woman inside the building when the crash happened. She was not injured and was able to exit the building.

A county building inspector was called-in examine the extent of damage to the center.  

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