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One lane of traffic was blocked in the aftermath of the incident.

Two individuals required medical treatment after a wreck that occurred on US-29 Southbound in Altavista Monday evening.

Virginia State Police (VSP) responded to the incident at 5:28 p.m., according to electronic correspondence with VSP the following day. The Altavista Fire Company also responded.

Two drivers crashed, damaging roughly 50 feet of guard rail on the 800 block of Wards Road near Perky's and Gladys Road. One driver was transported from the scene for medical treatment by EMS, and the other was transported for treatment in a personal vehicle, according to VSP.