HARBOR – The
N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division has suspended normal
operations on two ferry routes this afternoon due to mechanical issues with the
MV Cedar Island.
The 1 p.m. Ocracoke-Cedar Island and 4 p.m.
Cedar Island-Ocracoke routes will not take place. Crews are working to resume
operations as soon as possible.
Travelers are encouraged to call each ferry
terminal directly with questions about specific ferry routes or
schedules. Travelers can also call 800-293-3779 (BY-FERRY) and Press 1
for up-to-date ferry information, or sign up to receive Tweets on their
personal cell phones by going to www.twitter.com/ncdot_ferry.