Suiicide leaves U.S. 70 in Lenoir County closed for several hours

(Katie Caviness photo)

LENOIR COUNTY - An incident on the morning of September 29 closed part of US 70 in Lenoir County for several hours.

You might have seen a large law enforcement presence if you were in the area. Lenoir County Sheriff Ronnie Ingram tells WCTI NewsChannel 12 that the incident involved a person who committed suicide.

The Lenoir County Sheriff's Office has notified the next of kin, but are not releasing the identity of the victim.

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