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LYN-16-118

Nov. 8, 2016



CROSSING WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY CLOSURE ON RIVER ROAD (ROUTE 685), AMHERST COUNTY

LYNCHBURG – Motorists on River Road (Route 685) in the Madison Heights area of Amherst County should expect a temporary road closure while Norfolk Southern Rail works on its rail crossing.

River Road will be closed to through traffic, weather permitting from 9 am to 3 pm on Thursday, Nov. 10 and Monday, Nov. 14 in the vicinity of the railroad trestle located 1.2 miles west of Kings Street (Route 684).

Signs and other traffic control devices will be in use to alert motorists to this change in traffic pattern.

For up-to-date information about this and other transportation-related work, visit www.VA511.org or call 511.

 

 



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