Lanes blocked as boat cleared from road in Newport News

Boat on Oyster Point

Newport News, Va. – Lanes were blocked on Oyster Point Road on Thursday as crews worked to clear a boat that had fallen into the street on Thursday.

They say a vehicle was pulling a 30-foot boat on a trailer and it fell in the middle of the road.

Calls came in just after 5 p.m. about the incident.

No one was injured. Three lanes of traffic were blocked off until the boat was removed.

Police do not know how the boat fell.