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LYN-09-108

July 15, 2009



U.S. 460 BYPASS TRAFFIC SLOWED BY BRUSH FIRES
Several fires occurring between Leesville and Greenview Roads in Campbell County

LYNCHBURG – Motorists should use extreme caution if traveling on the U.S. 460 Bypass in Campbell County this afternoon. Brush fires at several locations are creating hazards for drivers and emergency crews.

As of 3:00 p.m., the right eastbound lane of U. S. 460 between Airport and Waterlick Roads is closed. In addition, emergency equipment is staged at several locations and more lane closures may occur.

For the latest real-time traffic information, please call 511 or visit www.511Virginia.org.

Reopened at 4:30 p.m.



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