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UPDATE: Road reopens after rock slide in Cedar Grove closes Rt. 60

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UPDATE:

The portion of Route 60 in Cedar Grove, closed earlier on Thursday due to a rock slide, reopened at about 9:30 p.m., according to Kanawha County emergency officials.

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ORIGINAL: 

A rock slide in Cedar Grove in Kanawha County, WV has closed a part of Route 60.

According to dispatchers, crew are on the scene trying to clear the road.  They estimate the road will be clear in four to six hours.

The Division of Highways is investigating the cause of the slide.

People are asked to detour through Montgomery to avoid the closure.

Our crew is on the way to scene.  Keep clicking on wowktv.com and we will keep you updated.