Officer-involved Shooting Shuts Down Rt. 29 in Amherst Co.

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is asking that you avoid using  Route 29 north and south near Route 151 for the immediate future.

They say deputies as well as Virginia State Police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting. 

One Amherst deputy has been taken to the hospital for treatment, but expected to be fine. 

This is a developing story. Click here for updates: ABC 13



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