US 221 North reopens after rock slide in McDowell County - FOX Carolina 21

US 221 North reopens after rock slide in McDowell County

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MARION, NC (FOX Carolina) -

McDowell County Emergency Management said US 221 North was closed after a rock slide in the North Cove area Tuesday morning but later reopened.

Officials said the road was closed near Winding Stairs Road.

The closure was announced just before 6 a.m. 

By 8 a.m. officials said the rock slide had been cleared and the road had reopened

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