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Michelle Earl 276-696-3283
Michelle.Earl@vdot.virginia.gov

BR-16028

Feb. 19, 2016



One lane closed on northbound I-81 bridge over Halls Bottom Road in Washington County
Closure will be in place overnight while repairs are made

BRISTOL – A scheduled bridge inspection today on the Interstate 81 bridges over Route 808 (Halls Bottom Road) in Washington County revealed the need for concrete repairs northbound. 

Traffic is restricted to one lane northbound and will remain so until repairs are complete. The repairs are scheduled to begin this evening and be completed during the overnight or early morning hours Saturday.  Motorists are advised to plan alternate routes, as significant back-ups are anticipated during the afternoon drive. 

 

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