The Longest Tunnel In West Virginia Has A Truly Fascinating Backstory

The longest tunnel in West Virginia has truly become more than a interstate passage through a mountain. It has grown to become something far more significant and important to public safety.

Were you aware of the story behind the Memorial Tunnel? Do you remember the tunnel when it was still a public roadway? Feel free to comment below and join the discussion.

The Memorial Tunnel is not the only one to become abandoned and repurposed. Check out this amazing hiking trail that takes you through abandoned train tunnels.