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

SALEM-47

Aug. 27, 2013



TRAFFIC ALERT: ROUTE 11/460 IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN ELLISTON IS CLOSED
Road blocked by overturned tractor-trailer and downed power lines

SALEM – All lanes of Route 11/460 in Montgomery County in the community of Elliston are currently closed. An overturned tractor-trailer and downed power lines are blocking both eastbound lanes and both westbound lanes.

Since 4:30 p.m. yesterday, Route 11/460 has been serving as the detour route for southbound Interstate 81, which is currently closed.

Drivers should consider alternate routes or expect delays on Route 11/460 and on southbound Interstate 81 in Montgomery County.

No estimated time for reopening Route 11/460 has been established at this time.

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