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Title Govt. vehicle I-36065 driven by Engr. Blanton Clement (after accident)
Date May 15, 1956
Description Image of a wrecked automobile, which is located off of the roadway amongst small trees and brush. The glass in front windshield has been shattered and there is extensive damage to the front of the automobile. Image was taken near where State Route 814 meets the Blue Ridge Parkway, near milepost 16 in Section 1D of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Leslie P. Arnberger on May 15, 1956.
Location Location Name: Intersection of Blue Ridge Parkway at Virginia State Route 814
Parkway Milepost: 16.0
Latitude: 37.882069
Longitude: -79.016878
Creator Individual Leslie P. Arnberger
Tags Automobiles
Nelson County (Va.)
Traffic accidents
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway