UPDATE (3:15 p.m., Jan. 23, 2023): Low Gap Road in Boone County is reopened at this time.


UPDATE (1:45 p.m., Jan. 23, 2023): As of 1:40 p.m., the Danville Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) says a mobile home still blocks Low Gap Road (Boone Co. Rte. 16) in West Virginia.

Drivers should avoid the area if possible.

(Photo from DVFD)

DVFD says there is a contractor on the scene with the mobile home’s owner working to get it cleared.

The mobile home became stuck when the operator of a small excavator tried to pull it up a hill but the machine was not powerful enough to move it, DVFD says.

Madison VFD also assisted on the scene.

There is no other information at this time.

Stay with 13 News for updates.


BOONE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) — Madison Volunteer Fire Department said Low Gap Road in Ball Fork was closed due to a mobile home that blocked the road in Boone County, West Virginia.

The incident happened around 5 p.m. on Sunday.

At 5:57 p.m., Madison VFD said the road was still closed and crews were working to reopen it.

The road will be closed for a while, according to Madison VFD.

Danville VFD was also on the scene.