One dead in accident on Route 122 in Bedford County, all lanes closed

Traffic is backed up due to an accident on Route 122 in Bedford (Photo: Jemon Haskins)

UPDATE: 6:15 p.m.

Officials on the scene said one person was killed in a two-vehicle accident on Route 122 in Bedford County that happened around 4 p.m., just south of Stoney Fork Rd.

They said two vehicles were involved; one of the vehicles was run off the road.

The person who died was in a vehicle that slammed into a tree, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

It's not clear the condition of the person in the other vehicle.

State Police is investigating the crash.


LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Route 122 in Bedford County is closed in both directions sue to an accident.

It's backed up near Stony Fork Rd. in Moneta.

This is a developing story, check back for updates.

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