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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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SAL 9

July 10, 2013



TRAFFIC ALERT: FLOODING IMPACTS INTERSTATE 581 TRAFFIC IN ROANOKE

SALEM – Flooding is impacting Interstate 581 in Roanoke. The ramp leading from southbound Interstate 581 onto Orange Avenue at exit 4W is closed due to flooding in the area around Washington Park.  In addition, exit 5 leading to downtown Roanoke is closed.

With road conditions constantly changing, citizens are reminded that VDOT provides the most up-to-date information available about flooded roads at www.511Virginia.org.  To access the list of flooded roads, look for the text views section of the site and search under road conditions.

To report downed trees or debris on state maintained roads, please contact VDOT’s customer service center at 1-800-367-7623.  For emergencies, dial 911.



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