VDOT News - Lynchburg

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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
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LYN-21-019

Feb. 22, 2021



ROADS REMAIN CLOSED FROM RECENT STORMS

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Less than a dozen roads remain closed in the Lynchburg District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) due to recent storms. No primary routes are closed.

“We are continuing to work with our utility partners to ensure roads are reopened as soon as possible,” says Assistant District Administrator for Maintenance Gerry Harter, P.E. “The highest numbers of closures are in the eastern part of our district.”

As of today, the following roads remain closed:

 COUNTY

ROUTE

REASON

Appomattox

Route 635, Melrose Road

Power lines down

Charlotte

Route 619, Staunton Hill Road

Power lines down

Charlotte

Route 649, Coles Ferry Loop

Flooded

Charlotte

Route 665, Harvey Road

Power lines down

Charlotte

Route 691, Colonel Smith Road

Power lines down

Halifax

Route 639, Rock Barn Road

Power lines down

Pittsylvania

Route 642, Marina Drive

Power lines down

Prince Edward

Route 620, Free State Road

Power lines down

Prince Edward

Route 633, Mt. Pleasant Road

Power lines down

Prince Edward

Route 665

Power lines down

Prince Edward

Route 762, Henderson Road

Power lines down

  

The Lynchburg District includes the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Nelson, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward.



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