Windy Hill briefly shut down due to bomb scare
by Ricky Leroux
04:45 PM, Wednesday, June 03
A portion of Windy Hill Road was shut down for about 30 to 40 minutes Wednesday afternoon after Smyrna police received a call about a suspected pipe bomb that turned out to be just a pipe.

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