Several people were injured Thursday afternoon after a large limb from a rotting tree fell on Hospital Drive at the University of Virginia. It happened around 4 p.m. at a farmers’ market for UVA employees that was set up near the Barringer Wing of the Medical Center. Lieutenant Melissa Fielding of the UVA Police says the injuries ranged from minor to serious. Fielding says the tree (pictured) has been removed.
Albemarle County Supervisor Ken Boyd will introduce a motion that VDOT conduct a small area study before putting the project in the fast lane.
The chairman of the House Appropriations Committee says public employees might get salary increases.
Hampden-Sydney College has called off classes until next week.
There was an armed robbery Wednesday night at a Nelson County store.