78
      Friday
      87 / 63
      Saturday
      85 / 63
      Sunday
      81 / 63

      UPDATE: Traffic Returns to Normal After Boom Truck Accident in Franklin Co.

      UPDATE: 4:46 p.m.

      Franklin Co., VA - VDOT no longer reports any closures or delays on Route 122 in Franklin County after an incident involving a boom truck flipping over earlier Wednesday afternoon.

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      Franklin Co., VA - Traffic is slow going on Route 122 in Franklin County near the intersection of Route 116 or Jubal Early Hwy Wednesday afternoon, after an incident involving a boom truck.

      According to Virginia State Police Spokesperson Sergeant Robert Carpentieri, a boom truck flipped over around 12:55 p.m., temporarily blocking both lanes of traffic.

      The northbound lane of 122 remains closed, while the southbound lane is now open as of 3:35 p.m., Carpentieri said.

      VDOT says motorists can expect delays in the area.

      Stay with ABC 13 for further updates.

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