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LYN-09-101

June 22, 2009



US 29 CLOSED BY ACCIDENT
Cattle truck overturns near Galts Mill Road


LYNCHBURG – A cattle truck overturned on US 29 near Galts Mill Road in Amherst County.

While there is little information at this time, the truck was loaded with cattle and cows are reported to be in the road.

Motorists should expect delays and caution is urged in the area.

Updates on this incident and other real-time traffic information can be obtained by dialing 511 on any landline or wireless phone. (TTY/TDD users, call 711). Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at www.511Virginia.org.



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