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UPDATE: Route 2 Reopens After High Tension Wire Falls

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MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. -

UPDATE:

According to the Marshall County Sheriff's office, the wire has been removed and Route 2 has reopened as of late Monday morning.


ORIGINAL STORY:

Route 2 in Marshall County is closed near the Kammer-Mitchell Plant early Monday morning.

According to the sheriff's office, a high tension wire fell on the roadway. The road is expected to be shut down for several hours.

A special crew from Cambridge is on their way to fix the issue. Route 7 in Ohio can be used as an alternate route.

We'll let you know as soon as the road is re-opened.