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UPDATE: Rt. 10 reopens following rock slide in Lashmeet

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LASHMEET, WV (WVVA) A section of Rt. 10 in Mercer County reopens following a large rock slide near Lashmeet-Matoaka School.

It took crews with the WV DOT several hours to clean up the debris. The rock slide was first reported around 1 p.m. on Wednesday. At the time, traffic was reduced to one lane. Both lanes were closed around 3:30 p.m. 

The section of route 10 affected by the rock slide was reopened around 5:25 p.m.

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