Tags: McDowell County

Woodlawn: Motor Vehicle Collision on Coxes Creek

PLEASE NOTE: This post has been updated with new information. As a result, the post description also changed. Click here to go directly to the new information. WOODLAWN, N.C. — One person was airlifted and two pronounced dead as the result of a motor vehicle collision in the 3300 block of North NC226 Highway.

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Coxes Creek: Motor Vehicle Collision on NC226A Highway

COXES CREEK, N.C. — Report of a motor vehicle collision located in the 12200 block of NC226A Highway within the Woodlawn fire district. First responder, paramedic, and state law enforcement response requested. First responder and paramedic mutual aid response was also requested.

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Coxes Creek: Road Hazard

COXES CREEK, N. C. — Report of a road hazard located around the 5100 block North NC226 Highway within the Woodlawn fire district. First responder response requested.

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Heavy Smoke Expected in Mitchell County

NORTH COVE, N. C. — Heavy smoke from a McDowell County wildfire is expected to affect Mitchell County.

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County Turns to Video Conferencing to Save Time and Money

BAKERSVILLE, N. C. – Officials in Mitchell County hope to save both time and money by taking advantage of video conference technology.

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Byrd Receives Life in Prison for Murders

BAKERSVILLE, N. C. – A Red Hill man will spend life in prison for the murders of two Western North Carolina women.

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Estatoe: Smoke Investigation

Report of visible smoke in the area of US19E between Hoot Owl Road and the Yancey County line. Fire department response requested. Caller reporting the smoke is unsure if the origin of the smoke is from the fire in McDowell County, or if there is another fire in the area. Update: Fire department personnel, upon investigation, advises there is a visible haze in the area. No fires were located in the district. Assignment complete.

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