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Forest VFD photo

UPDATED 4:30 pm — VDOT reports the accident is now cleared and all lanes are open. A multi-vehicle accident has been causing major traffic tie-ups this afternoon on US 460 in the New London area near the Sheetz and Food Lion Plaza. The Forest Volunteer Fire Department says four vehicles are involved, three cars and a dump truck, and at least one person was trapped in the wreckage. At last word, one eastbound lane is now open, but another eastbound lane and all westbound traffic remain blocked.