UPDATE: Friday’s Floyd County crash cleared, US-221 reopened

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(Photo: Courtesy wokandapix via MGN Online)

(Photo: Courtesy wokandapix via MGN Online)

UPDATE 11:27 a.m.: VDOT says crews have cleared the scene of Friday morning’s vehicle crash on U.S. Route 221, reopening all lanes for motorists.

FLOYD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A vehicle crash in Floyd County Friday morning has closed down U.S. Route 221, which may result in some delays for motorists.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), all northbound and southbound lanes are closed on U.S. Route 221 near Canning Factory Road and Route 726.

However, VDOT says traffic is being detoured around Canning Factory Road.

There is no word on the extent of the delays resulting from this crash at this time.

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