— — A Bluefield man escaped injuries after he lost control of his pickup truck and overturned it near the intersection of U.S. Route 52 and Littlesburg Road Friday. According to West Virginia State Trooper B.R. Wood, John Musick, age unavailable, of Bluefield was traveling north on U.S. Route 52 in his pickup truck. Musick turned left onto Littlesburg Road, hit the gravel in the median and began to fish tail. Musick then overcorrected his vehicle, hit the embankment and flipped the vehicle.
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Workers will perform tunnel washing during the overnight hours to remove soot from the tunnel walls inside the northbound tube of the tunnel, Virginia Department of Transportation spokeswoman Michelle Earl said.
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