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Snow storm results in thousands of calls for trooper help

Published On: Mar 07 2013 06:33:12 AM CST
Updated On: Mar 07 2013 02:10:57 PM CST

Virginia State Police troopers were busy Wednesday, fielding more than 3,000 calls for service during the snow storm.

From midnight Wednesday through nine pm, VSP says troopers responded to 659 crashes and 571 disabled vehicles across the Commonwealth.

In the Bristol-Wytheville region, troopers say there were nearly 400 calls for service. That included 21 crashes and 29 disabled vehicles.