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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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Oct. 21, 2014



TRAFFIC ALERT: SOUTHBOUND INTERSTATE 581 REDUCED TO ONE LANE AT LIBERTY ROAD IN ROANOKE

SALEM – The center and right lane of southbound Interstate 581 in Roanoke are closed due to an over-height vehicle striking the Liberty Road bridge over the interstate.  

The bridge is located near mile marker 1.  Bridge inspectors with the Virginia Department of Transportation will inspect the bridge to determine the extent of the damage.

No estimated time for reopening the southbound lanes on I-581 has been established at this time.  

For updates on the lane closures, visit www.511Virginia.org .



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