Mudslide closes part of roadway

A mudslide Monday night closed part of Campbells Creek Drive in Kanawha County.
A mudslide Monday night closed part of Campbells Creek Drive in Kanawha County.(WSAZ/Dominick Groves)
Published: Aug. 15, 2022 at 9:37 PM EDT
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KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - A mudslide Monday night closed part of Campbells Creek Drive in Kanawha County, Metro 911 dispatchers say.

The incident was reported just before 8 p.m. in the 800 block.

It was unknown how long the roadway would be closed in that area.

Heavy rain Monday morning impacted many residents in the Campbells Creek area, affecting more than 100 households.

Crews with Appalachian Power were making repairs in that area when part of the hillside collapsed, our crew at the scene said.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest.

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