Layer of ice shuts down portion of Cabarrus County road

Layer of ice shuts down portion of Cabarrus County road

CABARRUS COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A road in Cabarrus County has been shut down Thursday morning due to ice.

According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, a layer of ice on Rocky River Road to Pill Grove Church Road near Harrisburg has made the area "impassable."  The road is closed for nearly half a mile.

The road closure began just after 6 a.m. and is expected to last until 2 p.m.

NCDOT officials said there were a number of vehicles in the road and in the ditch due to the ice.

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