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Update: Traffic open at Route 151/Route 250 after motor vehicle crash

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Update: Sunday, 5:15 p.m. Route 151/Critzer Shop Road near Route 250/Rockfish Gap Turnpike is now reopened to traffic following an earlier motor vehicle crash.

Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash around 2:30 pm on Route 151/Critzer Shop Road, near the intersection of Route 250/Rockfish Gap Turnpike. The crash occurred when a southbound vehicle crossed into the northbound travel lane, hitting another vehicle head-on. A total of five individuals from both vehicles were transported with non-life threatening injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

 

Update: Sunday, 4:38 p.m. Route 151/Critzer Shop Road near Route 250/Rockfish Gap Turnpike is operating two-way traffic with a single lane due to an earlier motor vehicle crash.

Officers are directing traffic. Please proceed with caution through the area and consider alternate routes.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

First report: Sunday, 3:15 p.m. Route 151/Critzer Shop Road near Route 250/Rockfish Gap Turnpike is closed due to a motor vehicle crash. Detours are in place and are expected to last several hours. Please avoid the area.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.