Motorist traveling 105 in Avery County from Tynecastle To Linville should be prepared for detours and long delays, due to a wreck that has closed that section of road. According to scanner traffic there is at least one fatality.
Police in Avery are directing traffic at both ends of the closure, according to social media reports.
UPDATE 5:20pm – per scanner, the northbound lane of 105 is open. Expect continued delays all along 105.