RELEASE:

CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-387-5493 (Salem office)
SAL 67

Oct. 13, 2011



TRAFFIC ALERT: ROUTE 775 BRIDGE CLOSURE IN FRANKLIN COUNTY

SALEM – The Route 775 (Iron Ridge Road) Bridge in Franklin County will be closed to traffic beginning today.

A recent safety inspection found advanced deterioration in some components of the structure making it unsuitable for vehicular traffic.

The location of this bridge is 0.20 miles north of the Route 220 intersection.

Signs and barricades will be posted in this area.

Motorists are advised to use caution in the area and expect delays.

There is no estimated date as to when the bridge will reopen.



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