Update: Road cleared following rock slide on Pine Mountain in Letcher County

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We're told the rock slide has been cleared and all lanes of the road are back open.

Original Story
A rock slide is affecting traffic on Pine Mountain in Letcher County Tuesday morning.

Our media partner 103.9 the Bulldog in Whitesburg is reporting that most of U.S. 119 near the top of the mountain close to the entrance of Little Shepherd Trail is blocked and several large rocks are in the road.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area until further notice.

This is a developing story.

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