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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
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LYN-09-136

Sept. 28, 2009



Route 29 (Wards Road) Traffic Slowed Due to Accident
Route 460 East ramp closed

Motorists should use extreme caution if traveling on Route 29 North (Wards Road) near the Campbell County/Lynchburg line this morning. A tractor-trailer accident has closed the ramp from Route 29 North to Route 460 East.  

The truck, reportedly carrying roofing shingles, overturned around 10:00 a.m.  

Virginia State Police, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and emergency personnel are currently on the scene.  

The ramp is expected to be closed for several hours during clean up operations.  

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



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