Police: Failed traffic stop leads to a multiple car accident in Amherst Co.

(Jemon Haskins/WSET)

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Lynchburg Police are investigating a three car accident after a police chase that started after a traffic stop in Lynchburg.

The crash happened at around 1:15 a.m. on Friday, February 9th, near Tharp Funeral Home before Dixie Airport Road.

When the car refused to pull over, 911 Communications said Lynchburg police followed the vehicle up Route 29 into Amherst County.

Thankfully, there was no serious damage to any of the vehicles involved.

It is unclear and unknown exactly how the accident occurred and if any of the drivers involved sustained any injuries.

This area has reopened after some lanes were closed.

Stay with ABC13 as this story is still developing.

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