Traffic

Madison Co. mudslide means long detour for drivers

Posted February 18, 2020 8:16 a.m. EST
Updated February 18, 2020 6:23 p.m. EST

— A five minute commute, could now take up to an hour near Asheville.

A mudslide in the mountains of Madison County wiped out a busy road.

Officials say it could take months to repair.

"It's gonna take a long time, because a lot of our people come across all these mountains to get to their jobs," said Mary Linsenbee.

No one was hurt in the mudslide.

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