30-year-old Jordan Izzahrian Johnson of Rockyford Street in Morganton was arrested Thursday (February 29) by…
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol reports that a tractor-trailer rig overturned on Highway 181 in Burke County. The mishap occurred at approximately 8 a.m. today (December 30).
According to reports, an estimated 40,000 pounds of potatoes spilled onto the roadway then down a mountainside.
The southbound lane of the highway was closed while troopers investigated the area near Brown Mountain Beach Road. No injuries were reported in the incident.[Story courtesy of Rick Gilbert, WACB]