Road reopens after rockslide reported in Carter Co. near TN/NC state line

CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL)- All lanes of Highway 19 E in Carter County have reopened after a rock slide caused major traffic delays Saturday night.

Carter County dispatch told News Channel 11 Saturday night that the rockslide permitted limited access of the South bound lanes.
Mark Nagi with the Tennessee Department of Transportation said that the rock slide was just a couple of small rocks that needed to be pushed out of the road and that no injuries were reported.
Dispatch also said this rockslide was in the same spot where another rockslide caused traffic delays in February.
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