Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
May 17, 2013
I-95 SOUTHBOUND CLOSED IN STAFFORD FOR HAZMAT SPILL
Closure will last a minimum of four hours, and traffic is being detoured to Route 1
FREDERICKSBURG – Interstate 95 is closed south of Exit 133/Falmouth in Stafford County for a crash involving hazardous materials.
Southbound I-95 will be closed for a minimum of four hours.
All southbound traffic is being detoured at Exit 133 to southbound Route 17 Business, and then onto southbound Route 1. Traffic can return to southbound I-95 at Exit 130/Route 3 or Exit 126/Spotsylvania.
Due to the additional traffic, heavy congestion is expected on southbound Route 17 Business and southbound Route 1 this morning in the Fredericksburg area.
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