A fallen tree caused power outages and a lot of traffic backups on Wednesday night. Boone Police reported around 8:46pm that the tree was blocking the road on highway 194 just past New Market Center. Rerouting of traffic continued until the road was back open fully around 12:44am Thursday morning.
— Boone NC Police Dept (@boonepolice) September 3, 2015
Video: Nelson Aerials
A massive tree fell across 194 near Harden Park on Wednesday night closing the road for several hours. *Be sure to watch in HD*
Posted by Nelson Aerials on Thursday, September 3, 2015