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6:33 AM, Special Alert for Entire State

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:33:43 EST

I-77 North is closed near Salem Fork at Exit 93, Zephyr rd, due to a crash. The road is expected to reopen by 8:00 AM.

Detour: Motorists must take Exit 93, Zephyr rd, to US-601. Turn left onto US-601 North and continue to I-74. Take I-74 West and continue to re-access I-77 North. 

Heavy traffic is expected Aug. 18-21 on North Carolina interstates as motorists travel to and through the State to reach the path of totality for the solar ecplise.

Expect high traffic volumes on interstates and primary highways. Plan ahead and schedule extra time into all trips.

In addition, watch for pedestrians, turn on headlights, be aware of distracted drivers, and do not view eclipse while driving or wear eclipse glasses when behind the wheel. Park vehicles off the road to view the eclipse, and follow instructions of all posted signs.

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Last Updated: 8/18/2017 6:33 AM

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6:16 AM, I-77 N, Vehicle Crash, Road Closed

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:16:51 EST

The road is closed three miles south of Exit 100 (NC-89).

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08/17/17, NC-105 A, Maintenance, Lane Closed

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:34:23 EST

A lane will be closed near Broadstone Road

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08/17/17, Broadstone Rd A, Maintenance, Lane Closed

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:26:18 EST

A lane will be closed near Watauga River Road.

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08/16/17, Turnersburg Hwy A, Night Time Construction, Lanes Closed

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:51:33 EST

Contractor will have a lane closed in each direction on US-21 for storm drain work and paving operation.

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