ISLE OF WIGHT, Va. (WAVY) — The scene is clear in Isle of Wight County after a Norfolk Southern coal train was blocking Route 258 near W. Windsor Boulevard, according to dispatch.
Dispatchers tell WAVY.com a mechanical failure brought the train to a halt in the middle of Rt. 258 around 4:38 a.m., blocking both directions of traffic.
VDOT set up a detour to guide motorists around the scene. The road was reopened after several hours.
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