Traffic came to a halt on highway 105 Wednesday evening, after a multi vehicle accident closed the road. The accident, near Vulcan Materials Quarry, occurred around 6:15pm.
One patient was transported to Watauga Medical Center with a head injury and loss of hearing, according to scanner dispatches at the time. Watauga County Sheriff Deputies, Boone Fire, Watauga Rescue and the North Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the scene. No immediate details about the cause of accident were available from officials on Wednesday night.
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