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LYN-09-087

May 15, 2009



CHARLDON ROAD IN CAMPBELL COUNTY CLOSED
Pipe burst creates sink hole

LYNCHBURG – Route 1524 East (Charldon Road) near Leesville Road in Campbell County is closed this morning and motorists should seek alternate routes.

According to Virginia Department of Transportation crews, a pipe burst under the roadway surface and created a sink hole. A plan of action is being developed; however, no further details, including the schedule for re-opening, are currently available.

Emergency crews in both Campbell and Bedford counties have been alerted to this closure.

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