Top local stories we are following today

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Here are the top stories we are following for you today.

Part of the Blue Ridge Parkway will be closed Wednesday morning near Craggy Gardens to allow crews to raise a car that plunged 400-feet off the road, killing the driver Monday night. Rangers say 25-year-old Travis Miller died after being thrown from his vehicle. The case has been ruled a suicide.
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Macon County investigators are looking for a person of interest in a recent double murder. 46-year-old Maximino Rios-Diaz is considered armed and dangerous. So far there are no warrants, but he's wanted for questioning in the deaths of Francisco and Diego Altamirano. The sheriff reached out to the Hispanic community for information and got an anonymous tip that led them to Rios-Diaz's home. Now investigators say Rios-Diaz headed south for Mexico.
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Happening today, the nation remembers the anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Doctor King was assassinated on the balcony at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. People around the world will remember the civil right's icon by ringing bells and ceremonies.
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