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pot hole They're out there - looming like giant craters on the Moon.

With the freezing temperatures, potholes seem to be sprouting up all across the region. You probably have encountered them on your drive to work or while you're headed for home, threatening to break an axel on your vehicle and to send you catapulting off the roadway.

Tell us all about the pothole you have discovered and why it's causing you road rage. Send us your photos to document the monster pothole that is lurking to pounce on unsuspecting motorists. We'll tell everyone else. If it is something that can be fixed, we'll do our best to be sure the proper authorities are notified about your concerns. And watch the Eyewitness News newscasts. You just might see your story on the air!

The Latest Pothole Patrol

July 17, 2014
Dry Creek Road, Milton, turn right off of fairgrounds road at Blenko Glass then left through tunnel under railroad, which is Dry Creek Road
Milton, Cabell County, West Virginia

Black top is falling apart with potholes that neighbors have filled with rock since the state DOH will not do anything.Trees are overgrowing the roadway that two cars cannot pass without scratching vehicles, and taller trucks are in the tree limbs overhanging the roadway.

The road also gets blocked with water from the river, and the state DOH will not open the second access road, which it already owns so people are not totally stranded in an emergency if help is needed. People have to walk 1.5 miles on the CSX railroad tracks to be able to go to work. The DOH Barboursville headquarters has been called several times already this spring and summer and no work has been completed.
-Deer Hunter

July 16, 2014
Paradise Drive
Kenna, Jackson County, West Virginia

The road is slipping where you turn up to Highland Farms Road from Dudden Road off the Goldtown exit.

Eyewitness News Road Rage July 15, 2014
McIntyre Fork Road in Tyler and Doddridge Counties
Alvy, Tyler and Doddridge Counties County, West Virginia

The Doddridge side is not too bad, the Tyler side is horrible. Jay-Bee Oil and Gas uses the road to haul heavy trucks to the new drilling pads at the top of the hill. The road has a sharp switchback, and they use skid steers and dozers to drag the tractor-trailers up around it. This road is our main way to get to Clarksburg (where most of the people who live around here work). The alternate route adds 40 minutes to the trip.

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