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Tractor-trailer wreck on Route 220 causes lane closures in Franklin County

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. – State police are on the scene of a tractor-trailer accident on Route 220 North in Franklin County Thursday morning. 

The call came in just before 5 a.m. for an overturned tractor-trailer near Fishburn Mountain Rd., according to state police. 

State police say the northbound left lane will be closed for "a while." There is no estimate for when it may reopen. Crews will have to make repairs to a guardrail. 

As of 7 a.m., the southbound left lane is also closed. 

There are no known injuries. 

State police are working to determine what may have caused the crash.