Boat blocks traffic on Oyster Point Road

Photo by Kevin Pittman

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a 30-foot boat blocked several lanes of traffic on a busy Newport News road Thursday evening.

Around 5 p.m., a boat fell onto Oyster Point Road off of a pickup truck pulling a trailer. Witnesses told the boat was in the middle of the road, and police said three lanes of traffic were blocked.

A heavy duty tow truck was called to clear the scene. Police were not sure if any charges would be filed.

No one was injured.

No further information has been released. Stay with for updates as they become available.

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