UPDATE: Friday morning crash cleared, US-501 back open in Halifax County

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UPDATE 10 a.m.: VDOT says U.S. Route 501 is back open in Halifax County following Friday morning’s vehicle crash.

HALIFAX COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Drivers in Halifax County may need to find an alternate route Friday morning due to a vehicle crash that has shut down U.S. Route 501.

According to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), all northbound and southbound lanes are closed on U.S. Route 501 near Golf Course Road and Route 783.

Motorists are asked to expect delays as a result of this crash.

In addition, VDOT says all traffic will be detoured off U.S. Route 501 to Route 783, to Route 651, and then back to U.S. Route 501.

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