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

LYN-10-112

Sept. 17, 2010



US 60, AMHERST COUNTY, CLOSED DUE TO ACCIDENT

LYNCHBURG – Motorists can expect delays on US 60 in Amherst County following an incident involving a tractor-trailer this morning.

A log truck overturned near Route 605 and all lanes of US 60 are closed.  Currently, Virginia State Police and emergency crews are on the scene and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is providing traffic control. 

The road is expected to remain closed for several hours for investigation and clean up. 

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



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