FROM STATE POLICE: Route 40 in Pittsylvania County is closed at this time due to an overturned tractor trailer.
The Foster Fuel Tractor Trailer overturned at 10:42 a.m. this morning blocking the roadway. There are no reports of injury; however the trailer was loaded with fuel and the trailer has been compromised. HAZMAT teams are working to contain the spill and VDOT has set up a detour around the area.
It is unknown how long the road will be closed.