Diesel spill closes part of U.S. 29 South in Amherst County

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AMHERST COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Motorists can expect delays on U.S. 29 South Tuesday morning due to a diesel spill, according to Amherst County dispatch.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) says the southbound right lane and right shoulder are closed near the ramp at mile marker 79 on U.S. 29.

The cause of the spill and the amount of time it will take to clean up the spill are unknown at this time.

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