Partially caved in road closed in McDowell Co. toward Davy - WVVA TV Bluefield Beckley WV News, Weather and Sports

Partially caved in road closed in McDowell Co. toward Davy

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MCDOWELL COUNTY, WV (WVVA) According to 911 dispatchers Loop 7 Highway just outside Davy is closed after calls came in saying the road was partially caved in.

Dispatchers from the McDowell County 911 center say they received calls about the road this morning. They say a power line has also come down and AEP is currently working to clear the pole and debris from the roadway. Dispatchers say WVDOT will also be coming out to evaluate the road.

They say anyone trying to drive into Davy can take Route 7 over Route 1 over Hensley Mountain or Route 52 into Roterfield.

Dispatchers say crews are unsure when the road will be reopened but will provide updates as they evaluate the road.

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