Update: Campbell Ave. Reopens After Overnight Accident

Update: 6:20 a.m.

Lynchburg, VA - The Lynchburg Department of Emergency Services says Campbell Avenue is back open.

All power is restored.


Lynchburg, VA - Police are trying to remove a telephone pole from Campbell Avenue.

They say at about 12:30 a.m. Friday, a pickup truck hit the pole near School Lane.

The pole is blocking all four lanes of Campbell.

Several businesses and homes in the area lost power.

No one was hurt in the crash, but the driver has been charged with reckless driving.

AEP says the road should be back open around 7 a.m..