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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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Oct. 25, 2014



TRAFFIC ALERT: ROUTE 40 DETOUR IN PLACE IN FRANKLIN COUNTY

SALEM – A section of Route 40 in Franklin County is completely closed due to a multiple vehicle crash.   All lanes are blocked.

The incident occurred about two miles east of Route 220 and one mile west of Route 122.

Traffic is being detoured around the closure onto Route 832 (Ledbetter Road) to Route 707 (Muse Field Road) to Route 220 to return to Route 40.

It is unknown at this time how Route 40 will be closed.  For updates, visit www.511Virginia.org  



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