TRAFFIC ALERT: Parts of US-220 South closed due to slope failure in Franklin County

FRANKLIN CO., Va. (WDBJ7) According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, the left lane of US-220 South is closed due to a slope failure.

It happened in the median just south of the Franklin County line, according to VDOT.

The lane is closed 1 mile away from the Roanoke County and Franklin County line and just north of the intersection with Naff Road.

Crews are currently investigating to determine what repearis need to be made.