Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
Feb. 13, 2014
VDOT CREWS CONTINUE CLEAN UP EFFORTS
Many roads remain snow covered and icy
LYNCHBURG – (9:30 p.m.) Crews with the Lynchburg District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) continue to push snow and address icy conditions on roads throughout the south-central portion of the commonwealth.
While strides have been made on some primary and heavily traveled secondary routes, major portions of those roads in Charlotte, Cumberland, and Nelson counties remain covered by snow or ice and other secondary routes in Campbell, Cumberland, Halifax, Nelson, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward counties have significant snow or ice on the roadways.
VDOT’s goal is to have all roads passable within 48 hours after a storm ends. Crews will continue to work 24 hours per day in 12-hour shifts in an effort to improve conditions. However, motorists should expect possible refreeze over the next several nights.
The Lynchburg District consists of the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Nelson, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward.
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