Portion of Rt. 39 in Bath County washed out from flash flooding, says sheriff’s office

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BATH COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A portion of Route 39 near the Virginia / West Virginia border in Bath County has been washed out due to flash flooding according to reports by the National Weather Service.

The Bath County Sheriff’s Office says there are around three inches of rain per hour, resulting in considerable debris in the roadways.

The road is impassible and now closed.

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