The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


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A thick cloud of dust and debris fills the air Sunday afternoon as crews drill deep into the rock face to insert explosives as part of the blasting preparations at the rock slide blocking W.Va. 3 near Sundial. Division of Highways engineers stated Sunday that there is no set timeline on the cleanup and road repair efforts, but they are working hard and hope to see the road reopened within a week.

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