Road closure and school delays in Unicoi County

Unicoi County, TN (WJHL) – A road is closed near Oak Drive and Unicoi Rd. in Unicoi County. A part of Temple Hill Rd is also closed due to a tree being down.
A tree has also fallen near the Whistle Stop Restaurant that has damaged several power poles. The power outage effects the Buffalo Valley area and Erwin Utilities expects power to be restored by mid morning.
Crews are working on clearing downed power lines and trees.
Unicoi County Schools are on a two hour delay due to downed trees and power lines in the area.
We have someone on the scene and will keep you updated as we get more information.

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