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220 Bypass near Bassett Forks closed due to crash involving vehicle rollover

Updated: Feb 3



UPDATE: The highway opened back up at 3:04 p.m.


HENRY COUNTY, VA – The 220 Bypass at the Appalachian Drive exit is currently closed due to a two-vehicle crash.

Crews were dispatched to the collision on the southbound lanes Tuesday at 1:26 p.m.


According to Virginia State Police, a Hyundai sport utility vehicle rear-ended a Webster & Webster Fence & Guard Rail Ford box truck.


The Hyundai rolled over as a result of the impact.


Police say the Ford appears to have had its arrowboard on and crash cushion down before the crash.

The driver of the box truck was injured and transported to Sovah Health in Martinsville.


Volunteer fire departments from Fieldale and Bassett, Fieldale-Collinsville Rescue Squad, the Henry County Sheriff's Office and the Henry County Department of Public Safety responded to the accident.

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