HIGHLAND COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - Part of the northbound lane of Route 220 in Highland County will be closed much of Friday because of a tractor trailer crash.
Virginia State Police say at 7:44 a.m. Friday, the big rig overturned into the Jackson River. The truck was carrying 9,000 gallons of gasoline, and a HAZMAT team is assessing the fuel leak, which Bath County refers to as "major."
The crash occurred in the 8000 block of Jackson River Road/220. The driver was not hurt.
Police say the northbound lane will likely be shut down well into Friday afternoon.