UPDATE 11:11am – 421 at Watauga/Wilkes line is back open per incoming reports and scanner dispatch. Champion Fire (Wilkes County) will be on the scene for sometime.
UPDATE Thurs Dec 26 10:19am – 421 at Parkway Bridge is shut down due to tractor-trailer wreck on Wilkes Mountain.
Traffic Alert Thursday Dec 26, 2019 9:16am – Receiving reports of tractor-trailer wreck heading off the mountain on 421 at the runaway truck ramps near the Watauga/Wilkes line. Expect possible delays in that area.
Disregard last status – per scanner dispatches the operator of motorcycle has left the scene and spotted on Mast Gap after wrecking again. Traffic Alert Thurs Dec 19 4:57pm – Motorcycle Wreck – area of 321 near Mast Gap Road in Sugar Grove. Expect delays.
Traffic Alert Thurs Dec 19 4:27pm – Wreck – 105 in the area of the old WHS entrance. Expect delays in that area.
Traffic Alert Wed Dec 18 9:15am – Wrecks – Two accidents scenes in the area of Vulcan Materials on 105. Officers & Fire in that area directing traffic.
Reminder – Town of Boone’s Annual Christmas Parade is today at 11:00 AM. Roads around downtown will close just before that. Parade guests are encouraged to arrive downtown early to avoid delays.
Traffic Alert Thur Dec 12 8:40am – 4 car wreck – area of State Farm Road & 105 Ext – Expect possible delays.
Traffic Alert Wed Dec 11 1:50pm – rollover wreck – Clark's Creek Road & Justus Road intersection due to slick conditions. Expect delays in that area.
2:23pm – According to Boone Police, The Big Light is functioning and traffic should be flowing as normal.
Traffic Alert Tues Dec 10 12:32pm – “The big light” at main intersection in Boone is not working. Boone PD on scene directing traffic.
AppState to face UAB in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl on Dec 21. Kickoff 9pm eastern.
Traffic Alert Reminder – Allow plenty of extra travel time in and around #BooneNC on Saturday as the @SunBelt title game between #AppState and #GeauxCajuns takes place. Kickoff at Noon.
Traffic Alert Wed Dec 4 3:42pm – Wreck – area of 421/Boone Mtn & Linville Creek Road. Expect delays in the area.
Traffic Alert Fri Nov 29, 3pm – Stuck tractor-trailer on Wilson Ridge. Expect delays in that area. Photo submitted.
Final from Boone – 24th ranked AppState 35 Texas State 13. App improves to 6-1 in Sunbelt conference play and 10-1 overall.
Fri Nov 22 7:58am – Traffic Alert – Rollover wreck – area of 421 near Blue Ridge Energy/Blue Ridge Electric. Expect delays in that area.
Traffic Alert Thursday Nov 14, 2019 – Wreck – 421 north/194 south intersection in Vilas. Expect delays in that area. ***UPDATE – Scene clear 2:40pm***
Traffic Alert 4:21pm Wednesday Nov 13, 2019 – Overturned car by Ingles on 105.
Traffic Alert – Tues Nov 12 7:39am – Wreck – Berkley Avenue and State Farm Road intersection. Expect delays in that area.
Traffic Alert – Tues Nov 12 7:37am – Head on wreck – 321 near Elk Motel. Expect delays in that area.
#AppState defeats a second Power 5 team this season and both are “Carolina” schools. Final in a nailbiter- #AppState 20 #SouthCarolina 15 App State improves to 8-1 on the season.#AppalachianState #AppNation
Fri Nov 8 5:25pm – Traffic Alert – Wreck – 421/194 intersection at the bottom of Boone Mountain in Vilas. Expect delays.
Tues Nov 5 5:52pm – Traffic Alert – Multi car wreck 321 in the area of Niley Cook Road. Multiple lanes blocked. Expect delays.
Friday Nov 1 8:39am – Traffic Alert – 2 wrecks impacting travel: 321 in Blowing Rock & 194 near Meat Camp