Officials: Mud slide reported in Henderson County, no injuries reported

Source: FOX Carolina

Henderson County Emergency Management said no one was hurt in a mud slide Tuesday morning.

Officials said the mud slide occurred along Bear Branch Road near Gerton Highway, off Chimney Rock Road.

Henderson and all Mountain counties are under a flash flood watch until Thursday morning as rain and storms from subtropical depression Alberto continue to push in to the area.

A woman was killed in her home when a mud slide struck in neighboring Polk County on May 19.More: Authorities identify woman killed in deadly Polk County mudslide

A news crew from the Upstate was also killed while covering Alberto’s threat in Polk County on May 28.

More: WYFF confirms two news team members killed when tree fell on vehicle in Polk County

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