UPDATE (7/28/15 4:28 a.m.): Harper Road in Beckley was reopened to traffic early Tuesday, July 28, 2015, dispatchers told 59News. A tree fell on a power line a couple hours before, knocking out power for over one thousand residents.
ORIGINAL STORY: Harper Road in area of Muncheez in Beckley is closed due to a fallen tree that’s blocking the roadway. 911 dispatchers say the tree is fairly large.
Power is out to customers in the area. Dispatchers are asking drivers to avoid the area, as crews work to clear the scene.