Rockslide Partially Blocking Road in Chesapeake, Ohio

UPDATE 12/23/13 @ 8:11 a.m..
CHESAPEAKE, Ohio (WSAZ) -- One lane of Big Branch Road in Chesapeake ,Ohio reopened about 7:50 a.m. following a rock slide earlier Monday..

The slide happened s near the Chesapeake Little League field.

Crews have opened one lane and they're alternating traffic flow. Drivers should expect delays.

Crews tell us electric lines aren't affected, just cable and phone lines.

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ORIGINAL STORY 12/23/13
CHESAPEAKE, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A large rockslide has forced the closure of Big Branch Road, also known as County Road 31, in Chesapeake.

The rockslide happened early Monday morning. Emergency crews on the scene have set up a detour, directing traffic onto County Road 243.

We have a crew on the scene.

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