The Associated Press
This image provided by the West Virginia State Police shows a fireball erupting across Interstate 77 from a gas line explosion Tuesday, Dec, 11, 2012, in Sissonville, W.Va. At least five homes went up in flames Tuesday afternoon and a badly damaged section of Interstate 77 was shut down in both directions near Sissonville after a natural gas explosion triggered an hour-long inferno that officials say spanned about a quarter-mile.
Gallery: Photos from top stories of 2012
Dec. 29, 2012 @ 12:01 AM
Here are some images from some of the top Tri-State stories of 2012.