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Barry Mishkind - The Eclectic Engineer
Warren Kunkle shares the following pictures of the WVAH/WKLC
tower failure February 19, 2003, by way of Steve Clawson
Cameron Smith (WDGG) was heard to remark "What was 1660
feet, is now 2 feet HAG (Height Above Grass)"
Pictures from WVAH/WKLC, Charleston, WV
On Wednesday, February 19, 2003, a strong storm moved through
Charleston, WV. The ice load became too much, and took down at least two towers.
WVAH is a Fox affiliate, WKLC is "Rock 105." This may have been
the tallest tower in West Virginia.
The ice was just "little"