Tucker County road to be closed

PARSONS — The Division of Highways recently announced the temporary closure of Tucker County Route 5, Location Road, near the Preston County line through Saturday for slide repair.

The roadway will be closed during the working hours of 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. The closure will occur at milepost 7.37, approximately 0.60 miles north of county Route5/3, Little Mill Run.

Emergency vehicles and school buses only will be permitted to pass through the work zone during working hours. The traveling public is advised to use an alternate route during this work.