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Jamie Smith 540-387-5250
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Oct. 10, 2013



TRAFFIC ALERT: LANE CLOSURE IN PLACE ON SOUTHBOUND I-81 IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY FOR EMERGENCY REPAIRS

SALEM – A right lane closure is in place on southbound Interstate 81 in Montgomery County at exit 118C (Christiansburg) for emergency repairs. At this time the contractor estimates the lane closure will be in place until 4 p.m. Friday, Oct.11.

Late this afternoon a possible sinkhole was discovered on the right shoulder near exit 118C. The right lane is closed as crews evaluate the size and cause of the hole and begin repairs.

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