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Mudslide closes all travel lanes on US-501 in Bedford County

The mudslide happened on US-501 near Balboa Street

Mudslide on US-501 in Bedford County
Mudslide on US-501 in Bedford County (David and Heather Willoughby)

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – A mudslide has closed a portion of the US-501 Friday evening after a day of rainy weather.

VDOT said the mudslide happened on US-501 near Balboa Street, causing all northbound and southbound lanes to close.

Motorists traveling in that direction can expect delays due to the weather.


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