Crews are working to clean up after a tanker rolled over on VA-116 in Roanoke County.
Authorities say the road is closed down between Cooper’s Cove Road and Sterling.
According to county officials, the accident happened around 6:19 a.m. and no one was hurt.
A specialized tanker is en route from North Carolina to help with transport, and once the liquid is transferred clean-up of the overturned tanker will begin. Officials say there are no leaks or contamination.
Units this morning are on the scene of a vehicle rollover accident on Jae Valley Road also known as 116. The road is shut down in that area between Cooper’s Cove Road and Sterling. So please find an alternate route!! pic.twitter.com/bRQsfy7uxB— RoCo Fire & Rescue (@RoCoFireRescue) January 8, 2021
Drivers are asked to find an alternate route.