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Nelson : Traffic Alert : Near Brents Gap : Another Semi Blocks Road : Updated - Now Open

Nelson : Traffic Alert : Near Brents Gap : Another Semi Blocks Road : Updated – Now Open

[ 0 ] October 15, 2021

  Near Brents Gap – Route 151 Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Updated : 10:15 AM Roadway now open As we always say, “Move your scorecard forward one space” as another semi has blocked most of Brents Mountain toward the gap on Route 151. It’s on the Nellysford side (north) that is blocked. As of 8:15 […]

In Spite Of New Signs - 2 Trucks Block Reeds Gap Again On Thursday

In Spite Of New Signs – 2 Trucks Block Reeds Gap Again On Thursday

[ 0 ] October 30, 2020

Reeds Gap Blue Ridge Parkway Near The Nelson-Augusta County Line, VA By Tommy Stafford If you’re keeping count, this makes 6, yes, 6, semi trucks in the past 10 days that have gotten stuck and blocked the area near Reeds Gap on Route 664 where it crosses the Blue Ridge Parkway. The latest happened Thursday […]

Reeds Gap - Day 3, Yet Another Semi Blocks Road : And A Historical Look Back

Reeds Gap – Day 3, Yet Another Semi Blocks Road : And A Historical Look Back

[ 0 ] October 24, 2020

Near Reeds Gap Blue Ridge Parkway Nelson-Augusta County, VA Line By Tommy Stafford (some editorial content included) On Friday yet another semi tractor trailer blocked Route 664 near Reeds Gap. This is the forth big rig this week to get stuck there and block the roadway. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday law enforcement and  emergency crews […]

Nelson : Another Day, Another Semi(s) Stuck On Reeds Gap

Nelson : Another Day, Another Semi(s) Stuck On Reeds Gap

[ 0 ] October 21, 2020

Reeds Gap Blue Ridge Parkway Near the Nelson / Augusta County Line By Tommy Stafford For years we’ve been telling you about the problem with semi trucks getting stuck on mountain crossings here in Nelson. Lately that number seems to be on the increase. Wintergreen Fire & Rescue Chief Curtis Sheets says it’s easily been […]

UPDATE : 8:38 PM ROAD OPEN - Wintergreen : Beech Grove : Tractor Trailer Accident / Fire Blocks Traffic

UPDATE : 8:38 PM ROAD OPEN – Wintergreen : Beech Grove : Tractor Trailer Accident / Fire Blocks Traffic

[ 0 ] July 20, 2020

Photo Courtesy Of Wintergreen Fire & Rescue : Firefighter – EMT Robbie Bryant brushes debris from the road after an 18 wheeler missed the curve coming down mountain on Route 664 just below the Blue Ridge Parkway. Monday – July 20, 2020   Near Wintergreen Resort Entrance Beech Grove / Nelson County, VA Updated 8:38 […]

TRAFFIC ALERT : I-64 Reopens On Afton Mtn After Bus & Tractor Trailer Collide : Update 9:53 AM

TRAFFIC ALERT : I-64 Reopens On Afton Mtn After Bus & Tractor Trailer Collide : Update 9:53 AM

[ 0 ] November 17, 2019

Afton Mountain Mile Marker 100 By Tommy Stafford Final update release from Virginia State Police at 9:53 AM : “Heavy fog and icy road conditions are to blame for a two-vehicle crash on Afton Mountain early Sunday morning. At 4:37 a.m. Sunday (Nov. 17), Virginia State Police Trooper L.G. Pingley responded to the crash in […]

Nelson : Roseland - Early Thursday Semi Truck Accident Slowed Traffic Just North Of Brents Gap (Video)

Nelson : Roseland – Early Thursday Semi Truck Accident Slowed Traffic Just North Of Brents Gap (Video)

[ 0 ] March 28, 2019

Roseland Just North of Brents Gap Route 151 Nelson County, Virginia Yet another tractor trailer accident slowed and sometimes blocked traffic Thursday morning after the truck hauling some type of glass bottles hit boulders sticking out from the mountain. The rocks ripped open the trailer sprilling broken glass all over Route 151. Crews had the […]

News Alert : Nelson : Jackknifed Semi Partially Blocks Route 151 in Afton (Roadway Clear 2:12 PM)

News Alert : Nelson : Jackknifed Semi Partially Blocks Route 151 in Afton (Roadway Clear 2:12 PM)

[ 0 ] February 20, 2019

Afton Nelson County, Virginia Updated 2:12 PM – Roadway is now clear and open The northbound lane of Route 151 near Goodwin Creek (that’s just north of Silverback Distillery and just south of the old Small’s / Patrick Brother’s Grocery) was blocked early Wednesday afternoon when a semi jackknifed at that location. This was just […]

Traffic Alert : US 29 Partially Blocked by Tractor Trailer - Update : Roadway Clear & Open 2PM

Traffic Alert : US 29 Partially Blocked by Tractor Trailer – Update : Roadway Clear & Open 2PM

[ 0 ] December 28, 2018

Photo By Corey Morse : This tractor trailer that flipped on US Route 29 north of Lovingston on Friday morning has partially blocked the roadway. North of Lovingston US Route 29 Near Myndus Road Via VDOT at 1:37 PM Friday afternoon 7:29 A.M. Update In an update we received around 7:30 AM Friday, we have […]

Nelson : Tractor Trailer & Car Crash At Route 151 & Route 6 (River Road) Causing Traffic Delays

Nelson : Tractor Trailer & Car Crash At Route 151 & Route 6 (River Road) Causing Traffic Delays

[ 0 ] October 20, 2017

Martins Store Nelson County, Virginia A mid afternoon crash Friday backed up traffic for a considerable length of time along Route 151 at the intersection of Route 6 – River Road. According to witnesses there a tractor trailer and a passenger car collided at the intersection. Some injuries were reported, but the extent of those […]

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