Downed power line stops traffic on I-64 in York County

Photo Credit: VDOT

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Traffic was brought to a stand-still on Interstate 64 West in York County because of a downed power line Friday afternoon.

Virginia State Police dispatchers tell WAVY.com a power line was down across the roadway. The call was received by dispatchers around noon on Friday.

Traffic had been stopped near Marquis Center Parkway, and a detour was set up at the Lee Hall Exit of Newport News, as a result.

Dispatch says police and VDOT are waiting for Dominion Virginia Power to arrive on the scene and clear the line. The Scene has since been cleared, and traffic was moving as of

Stay with WAVY for updates.

Photo Credit: VDOT
Photo Credit: VDOT

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