HWY 9 closes again in Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. — Highway 9 in Henderson County closes again this week. The Department of Transportation (DOT) stated that repair work from the last massive landslide was delayed and further set back when large rocks in the area became unstable due to heavy rains.

Crews are out trying to remove the rocks. This section of Highway 9 should reopen by the end of the week.