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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
Tina.Bundy@VDOT.virginia.gov

FRED-90339

Dec. 28, 2015



ROUTE 3 CLOSED AT RICHMOND COUNTY, LANCASTER COUNTY LINE
Road is closed due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer with spilled cargo

UPDATE: A detour for traffic has been set up at the site of the Route 3 road closure at the Richmond and Lancaster county line:

  • Route 601 (Maon Road) to Route 617 (Alfonso Road)

FREDERICKSBURG – (9:45 a.m.) Route 3 is closed at the Richmond County and Lancaster County line due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer with spilled cargo.  

Route 3 is estimated to be closed for several hours.

Virginia Department of Transportation crews are traveling to the scene to provide traffic control and set up a detour route. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes to avoid delays.  

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