UPDATE: One lane reopened on Route 18 North

DODDRIDGE COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV) - UPDATE 2/8/19
One lane has been reopened on Route 18 North after a slide Friday morning.

DOH officials say they are expecting to open the roadway completely within the next half hour.

ORIGINAL STORY
Both lanes of Doddridge County Route 18 North are closed at mile marker 24, just North of Crystal Lake, the Division of Highways said Friday.

The cause for this closure is a slide.

Officials said the road will be completely closed for most of the day.

The DOH advises drivers to plan accordingly and take a different route.