Tractor-trailer accident causing lane closures in Franklin County

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A tractor-trailer accident has closed lanes along Rt. 697 in Franklin County Thursday morning. 

According to VDOT511, the accident happened in the vicinity of Wilkerson Road at around 7:32 a.m. 

All West and Eastbound lanes of Wirts Road are closed near the Burnt Chimney community. 

It is unknown at this time if there are any injuries. 

Expect delays if you are traveling in this direction. 

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