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.