UPDATE: Franklin County crash cleared along US-220 North

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UPDATE 9:33 a.m.: VDOT says the vehicle crash that closed down U.S. Route 220 North in Franklin County has been cleared from the road.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A vehicle crash in Franklin County has closed down U.S. Route 220 North near Wirtz Road and Route 697 Wednesday morning.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), all northbound lanes are closed along U.S. Route 220 just over five miles north of State Route 40 Business.

Even though VDOT has not provided an estimate of current delays, motorists should expect some traffic backup.

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