Jason Bond 540-387-5493
March 7, 2014
SALEM DISTRICT: ROAD CONDITIONS IMPROVE THANKS TO RISING TEMPERATURES AND SNOW PLOW DRIVERS
Crews plowing secondary roads this afternoon and tonight
SALEM – With precipitation ending and temperatures rising, Virginia Department of Transportation snow plow drivers are making good progress on plowing and treating roads in western Virginia. As of 3 p.m., all interstates and primary roads (those numbered 1-599) in Salem District are clear.
In the southern portion of the district, many neighborhood streets and secondary roads (those numbered 600 and above) are still snow covered. Snow plow drivers are plowing these routes in Carroll, Floyd, Franklin, Henry, and Patrick counties this afternoon and will continue this evening and into the overnight hours in some areas.
The 12-county VDOT Salem District includes the counties of Bedford, Botetourt, Carroll, Craig, Franklin, Floyd, Giles, Henry, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski and Roanoke.
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