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6:13 PM, Polk County Alert

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:13:28 EST


Due to a rockslide, US-176 is closed in both directions near Pearson Falls Road. The road is expected to reopen by 12:00 PM on Monday, February 29th. Motorists are advised to stay alert and to obey all posted signs.

Motorists are advised to use the following detour:
Motorists traveling West on US-176 will turn right onto NC-108. Continue on NC-108 then take I-26 West. Continue on I-26 West then take exit 59 onto Ozone Drive and turn left. Continue on Ozone Drive to access US-176.

Motorists traveling East on US-176 should turn left onto Ozone Drive. Continue on Ozone Drive then take I-26 East. Continue on I-26 East then take exit 67 to NC-108 and turn right. Continue on NC-108 to access US-176.

*Information last updated 6:21 AM 2/8/16


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1:11 PM, NC-18 N, Maintenance, Lane Closed

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 13:11:56 EST

Clearing R/W on Slopes; flaggers handling traffic with one lane open at all times

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11:00 AM, I-40 W, Congestion

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 11:00:24 EST

Traffic has resumed a normal pattern.

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10:17 AM, Mitch Rd W, Construction, Road Closed

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:17:34 EST

Mitch Rd. will be closed to thru traffic between Howards Bridge Rd. and Warren Bridge Rd. to replace bridge 480465.  The road will be closed to thru traffic until 6/9/16.

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02/06/16, US-64 W, Congestion

Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:52:39 EST

Traffic has returned to normal patterns.

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