AVERY COUNTY, N.C. — The North Carolina mountains saw major damage from Fred after storms ripped through the area and drenched the region for hours on Tuesday.
Avery County took the brunt of the storm, with everything from downed power lines to washed out roads and trees into homes.
>> Channel 9 reporter Dave Faherty spent the day in the High County -- watch the video at the top of this page for his full report.
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