Construction worker hospitalized in crash that shut down 220 in Botetourt County

Shutdown was a few miles south of Iron Gate

BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. – A construction worker is in the hospital after being hit by a car while working on Route 220 Thursday evening.

State police say the worker is conscious and alert.

Police say the two-vehicle crash happened just before 4:30 p.m. near Chatham Road, a few miles south of Iron Gate.

Both directions of US 220 were temporarily closed the crash near Chatham Road.

The crash remains under investigation.

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