Last Updated on September 3, 2015 10:14 am
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.
194 South/New Market Blvd is still closed due to the tree #boone pic.twitter.com/Wn3ZLzVY11
— Boone NC Police Dept (@boonepolice) September 3, 2015
Video: Nelson Aerials
MASSIVE Tree Blocks 194 Wednesday Night
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