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TRAFFIC ALERT : Nelson / Shipman - Route 56 In Shipman (Updated 4:07 PM) VDOT “Now Open”

TRAFFIC ALERT : Nelson / Shipman – Route 56 In Shipman (Updated 4:07 PM) VDOT “Now Open”

[ 0 ] September 14, 2018

Photo by Beth Golden : Route 56 east in Shipman had been temporarily closed after a logging truck accident there near the railroad. Friday – September 14, 2018 (The roadway is now open) Shipman Nelson County, VA Via Paula Jones with VDOT Lynchburg at 4:07 PM: “The incident is closed….and the road is open.” Original […]

News Alert : Area Rescue Crews Responding To Cyclist Over Ravine Near Montebello : Updated 7.25.17

News Alert : Area Rescue Crews Responding To Cyclist Over Ravine Near Montebello : Updated 7.25.17

[ 10 ] July 22, 2017

Near Montebello Nelson County, Virginia If viewing in app and Facebook preview not showing up, click here for complete story update. Update : 1:15 patient extracted and transported to UVA Medical Center 12:45 PM Update : Patient is being taken out now to waiting medical helicopter. Rescue crews are on the scene around noon Saturday […]

Sunny End To The Weekend Brings Several Accidents Across The Area

Sunny End To The Weekend Brings Several Accidents Across The Area

[ 0 ] September 29, 2013

Central Virginia Blue Ridge Because of cloudiness on Saturday, many folks stayed indoors. But Sunday, with full sunshine, everyone was out traveling the roads. Just after noon Sunday in Nelson County near Montebello, an RV caught fire on Route 56 between Montebello and the Blue Ridge Parkway. No one was hurt in the fire but […]

Nelson: Virginia State Police Continue Investigation Into Weekend Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Nelson: Virginia State Police Continue Investigation Into Weekend Fatal Motorcycle Crash

[ 0 ] November 13, 2012

East Nelson County, VA Via Virginia State Police – Richmond, VA Media Relations: Virginia State Police are investigating a single crash that claimed the life of a motorcyclist Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at approximately 2:36 p.m. Trooper J.C. Wagner was called to the scene of Route 56 about 1.5 miles east of Route 626 in […]

Man Loses Life On Nelson Route 56 In Storm Related Sequence Of Events : 11.12.09

Man Loses Life On Nelson Route 56 In Storm Related Sequence Of Events : 11.12.09

[ 0 ] November 12, 2009

Piney River Nelson County, Virginia An Amherst County man lost his life early Thursday morning in a sequence of events that initially started out because of the recent heavy rains and wind in the Nelson area. According Virginia State Trooper, AT Covey, Al Fleming, was driving his Ford pickup east on Route 56 in Piney […]

Sheriff & State Police Investigate Weekend Death In Car Fire

Sheriff & State Police Investigate Weekend Death In Car Fire

[ 0 ] February 9, 2009

Wingina Nelson County, Virginia Authorities are investigating a weekend fatality that happened just before midnight Saturday in Wingina. That’s a few miles east of Lovingston and Shipman in Eastern Nelson County, Virginia. “The car apparently veered off of the road and hit a tree, then burst into flames,” Sheriff David Brooks tells NCL. A body […]