Drivers are asked to avoid Park Avenue due to an officer-involved shooting, according to the Lynchburg Police Department.
We’re told one person was hospitalized and all officers are safe.
Authorities said it happened at about 9 a.m. Wednesday morning as officers were responding to reports of an assault near Miller Park.
Virginia State Police is investigating this incident.
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Source: WSLS News 10