Wards Road Accident Ties Up Sunday Morning Traffic

Lynchburg, VA - If you were out on Wards Road in Lynchburg Sunday morning you may have gotten stuck in some traffic.

Around 9 a.m. crews responded to a single-vehicle accident that took out power to a stoplight.

Lynchburg Police say the man driving the vehicle was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

An investigation is underway to find out why the driver plowed into the light post.

The traffic light was out for a few hours, and traffic got back to normal shortly after.