VDOT News - Fredericksburg


IMMEDIATE - 3:45 p.m.

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560


May 24, 2016

Right lane, interstate on-ramp from Route 17 westbound will be closed through evening rush hour at Exit 133/Route 17

FREDERICKSBURG – Motorists traveling on southbound Interstate 95 in the Fredericksburg area should anticipate travel delays while crews perform an emergency bridge deck repair near Exit 133/Route 17 in Stafford County. 

The right lane is closed on southbound I-95 at the Route 17 overpass.

Additionally, the on-ramp to I-95 southbound from Route 17 westbound is closed.

Southbound motorists may still exit to Route 17 eastbound and westbound at the I-95 interchange.

Crews are repairing a hole in the right travel lane by covering it with a secured steel plate. A permanent repair will be scheduled.


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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.


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