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Mudslide closes Airport Road n Bluefield, WV

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(WVVA) -

A early morning mudslide closed an entire road in Mercer County on Thursday.

According to officials the mudslide occurred around 1:30 AM in Bluefield, West Virginia.

Dispatch says both lanes of Airport Road near the Mercer County Airport are closed as the road is covered in rocks, trees and mud.

Green Valley Volunteer Fire Department and Department of Highways are currently on the scene trying to get the situation under control so the road can re-open.

There were no injuries.

We'll have an update on WVVA News at noon.

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