All lanes open on Alcoa Highway (US 129) in Knox County
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On Friday, February 8, the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) reopened the second lane of northbound traffic on Alcoa Highway (US 129) in Knox County. One lane had been closed since a rockslide occurred near Woodson Road on January 15.
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