Route 635 (Melrose Road) in Appomattox County remains closed due to power lines down, according to Lynchburg District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) today.

Less than a dozen roads remain closed in the Lynchburg District of VDOT due to recent storms. No primary routes are closed.

“We are continuing to work with our utility partners to ensure roads are reopened as soon as possible,” said Assistant District Administrator for Maintenance Gerry Harter, P.E. “The highest numbers of closures are in the eastern part of our district.”

The Lynchburg District includes the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Nelson, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward.