US-221 North back open after morning rockslide

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Authorities in McDowell County say US-221 North near Famous Louise's Rock House restaurant is back open after a rockslide.

Crews from the North Carolina Department of Transportation were on the scene just before 6 a.m.

Both lanes of traffic were closed as fire departments from McDowell and Avery counties worked with traffic control.

No one was injured.

The road reopened just before 7:30 a.m.

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