Early morning truck crash limits Rt. 29 traffic in Culpeper

At around 6:40 a.m. the southbound right lane of Route 29 is closed at the Route 15 interchange in Culpeper County after a large truck hauling refrigerated goods overturned and spilled its load. The exit ramp to Route 15 is also closed to traffic.

Emergency response crews are working to clean up the load and remove the truck; there is no estimate of the time to reopen the lane and exit ramp. No delays are reported, and motorists should use the Route 29 business exit to get to Route 15.

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