Downed power lines close Colonial Trail

Posted at 10:08 AM, May 02, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-02 10:08:34-04

According to a press release from VDOT, Colonial Trail (Route 10) between Holly Bush Road (Route 618) and Rolfe Highway (Route 31) are closed for a single vehicle accident that downed power lines at 7:30 a.m. this morning.

Local police estimate a six hour closure for the utility repairs.

Motorists will be detoured during the closure:

• Traveling east on Colonial Trail (Route 10 west), motorists take Route 618 to Route 31

• Traveling east on Colonial Trail (Route 10 west), motorists can turn left on Route 618 to Route 626 towards Surry

• All tractor trailer traffic will take Route 31 south towards Wakefield to access Route 460

Motorists are encouraged to visit , call 511 or listen to Highway Advisory Radio (HAR) 610 AM or call the Traffic Information Line at 757-361-3016 for current traffic and travel information.