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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
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LYN-11-154

June 2, 2011



SECTION OF ROUTE 698 TO BE CLOSED DURING BRIDGE WORK
Through traffic will use signed detour

LYNCHBURG – Motorists will use a detour for approximately 90 days beginning June 13, 2011, while the bridge over Sandy Creek on Route 698 (Henrys Mill Road) in Halifax County is rebuilt.

The road will be closed to through traffic between Highway 360 (Mountain Road) and Route 664 (Johns Run Road). 

A signed detour using Johns Run, Ridgeway, Nunnleys Bridge, Thompson Store and Mountain roads will be in place throughout the project. 

For the latest real-time traffic information, please call 511 or visit www.511Virginia.org.



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