U.S. 70 closed in Carteret County as deputies “investigate a situation”

CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – A portion of a busy highway in Carteret County is closed to all traffic as “deputies investigate a situation.”

U.S. 70 is shut down in both directions between McCabe Road and the intersection of Highway 24, just outside of Morehead City.

People are being told to avoid the area, if possible.

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