RELEASE:

CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

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

LYN-11-062

June 29, 2011



UPDATE: ROUTE 57 CLOSED DUE TO INCIDENT

LYNCHBURG – Route 57 (Callands Road) near Route 806 in Pittsylvania County remains closed due to an incident earlier this morning. A detour is in place. 

Earlier reported as a tractor-trailer accident, the incident involves a pickup truck pulling a trailer. 

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Virginia State Police and emergency personnel are on scene at this time. 

Motorists should use routes 750, 807 and 657 to bypass the incident. 

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



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