Trucks Spills Lime Near Lynchburg Reservoir

Amherst Co., VA - Crews in Amherst County will spend most of the day cleaning up more than 40,000 pounds of lime spilled near the Lynchburg Reservoir.

The public safety director says a truck carrying the powder overturned on Reservoir Road around 6:30 Wednesday night.

Gary Roakes says there are no hazards to the environment, but an environmental crew has been called in to vacuum up the powder.

The driver was not injured.