As Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm, Blue Ridge Parkway officials announced road closures along the scenic route through the western North Carolina mountains.
As Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm, Blue Ridge Parkway officials announced road closures along the scenic route through the western North Carolina mountains. Bruce Smith N&O file photo
As Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm, Blue Ridge Parkway officials announced road closures along the scenic route through the western North Carolina mountains. Bruce Smith N&O file photo

Blue Ridge Parkway, Cape Fear ferries and NC zoo close because of Irma

September 11, 2017 01:52 PM

UPDATED September 11, 2017 10:11 PM

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