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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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Aug. 11, 2013



TRAFFIC ALERT: ACCIDENT CAUSES RIGHT LANE CLOSURE ON NORTHBOUND INTERSTATE 81 IN BOTETOURT COUNTY

SALEM – The right lane of northbound Interstate 81 in Botetourt County at mile marker 167.8 near Buchanan is closed.  A tractor-trailer hauling appliances has overturned.

At 11:15 a.m., accident responders estimate that it will take several hours to complete the clean up.   Drivers should expect delays or seek alternate routes.

For the latest information on this I-81 incident, visit www.511Virginia.org.



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