Crash involving Sheriff’s cruiser slowing traffic on Route 220 in Franklin County

Local News

UPDATE: 6:40 p.m.: According to VDOT, the crash on Route 220 in Franklin County has been cleared.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – A Sheriff’s cruiser has been involved in a crash in Frankin County near Rocky Mount on Route 220.

VDOT is reporting that southbound lanes just north of Rocky Mount are limited as the left shoulder and left lane are both closed.

There are no reports of injuries at the current time.

A WFXR viewer tells us that backups are reported to be approximately three miles.


Get breaking news, weather, and sports delivered to your smartphone with the WFXR News app available on Apple and Android.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

News tips

Do you have a news tip or breaking news to share with WFXR?  Submit your tip here.

Latest News

More News

News Tip Form