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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
Paula.Jones@vdot.virginia.gov

LYN-15-065

April 9, 2015



UPDATE: TRAFFIC MOVING ON US 501 IN BROOKNEAL
  Traffic signal and other lines down in area due to incident

LYNCHBURG – An incident involving a tractor-trailer has shut down part of US 501 in the Town of Brookneal; however, traffic is being directed around damaged equipment.

VDOT and Brookneal Fire and Rescue crewmembers are directing motorists via an alternate route, including Route 40 and Main Street. Motorists are urged to follow directions being given. The road is expected to be closed for several hours as emergency repairs are made.

For up-to-date information on this and other highway work zones, visit www.511Virginia.org or call 511.

 

 



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