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SAL 81

Sept. 21, 2015



TRAFFIC ALERT: BRIDGE WORK TO AFFECT EVENING AND MORNING COMMUTE ON INTERSTATE 81 IN BOTETOURT COUNTY

SALEM – Work on the Interstate 81 bridge over Route 779 (Valley Road) will impact traffic in Botetourt County tonight into tomorrow morning for a bridge deck overlay.

Starting tonight, Monday, September 21, at 6 p.m., an extended lane closure is planned for the right lane and shoulder on northbound I-81 at mile marker 151. The lane is expected to reopen around 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 22.

These lane closures are weather dependent and times are approximate. Each lane closure must remain in place until concrete sets.

For updates, visit www.511Virginia.org or follow us on twitter at @511southwestva or @VaDOTSalem.



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