A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
Highway 17 is closed in Craven County south of Washington and north of New Bern, near the town of Ernul, because a log truck and train collided.
Small rural roads are being used to detour around the accident. Officials suggest traffic use Highway 43 and Ernul Road to get around the accident.
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