Updated: 10:15 AM EDT
All patients have been transported to area hospitals. Authorities say at least one person was thrown from the vehicle at the accident scene. That is the person that was flown out by helicopter.
Virginia State Police are now on the scene investigating the accident. Traffic flow is returning to normal.
We will update this post with additional detailed information later.
Updated: 9:41 AM EDT
Nelson County Sheriff, David Brooks tells NCL the accident is just north of Billy’s Fruit Stand on U.S. 29. near Cedar Grove Church. Pegasus helicopter is landing now at the Nelson Weigh Side near the intersection of Route 6 and U.S. 29 to transport one of the patients.
NCL has confirmed emergency crews are working a very serious vehicle accident on U.S. 29 near the
Nelson / Albermarle Line. It is somewhere in the vicinity of Route 790.
A helicopter has been requested to for transport.