Kentuck Road closed in Ringgold after vehicle accident

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PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY (WSLS 10) - Virginia State Police were on the scene of an accident that closed both lanes of Route 729 Tuesday evening.

Route 729 is also known as Kentuck Road. The accident happened near Marvin Collie Drive, as well as Dan River high and middle schools.

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Traffic was stopped in both directions. State police were not able to say if anyone was injured in the accident.

The following was posted on VDOT's traffic website:

Rt. 729N (Pittsylvania County) at Marvin Collie Dr; Rt. 1054N/S (Pittsylvania County)

On Rt. 729 in the County of Pittsylvania, in the vicinity of Marvin Collie Dr; Rt. 1054N/S (Pittsylvania County), motorists can expect potential delays due to a vehicle accident. The north through lanes are closed. The south through lanes are closed.

Last updated: Tue 12/08/2015 7:19 PM EST