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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
Jason.Bond@vdot.virginia.gov

SAL 123

Dec. 11, 2012



TRAFFIC ALERT: NORTHBOUND INTERSTATE 81 CLOSED IN BOTETOURT COUNTY NEAR BUCHANAN

SALEM –   Both northbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Botetourt County at mile marker 167 are closed due to a tractor-trailer accident.  Traffic is being detoured off northbound I-81 onto Route 11 at exit 162 (Buchanan) and back onto the interstate at exit 168 (Arcadia).  

No estimated time for reopening the lanes has been established.

For latest traffic information and updates on I-81 incidents, visit www.511Virginia.org.



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