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Aug. 19, 2015



TRAFFIC ALERT: LANE CLOSURES PLANNED ON INTERSTATE 81 IN PULASKI COUNTY THIS WEEK

SALEM – Weather permitting, work on bridges on Interstate 81 in Pulaski County will cause lane closures the rest of this week. Work crews will continue pouring concrete on the bridge over the New River Trail and on the bridge over Route 99.

On northbound I-81 between mile markers 95 and 93, drivers should expect a left lane closure from 5 p.m. until 9 a.m. the following morning beginning this evening, Wednesday, August 19.

In addition, the southbound left lane of I-81 will also be closed for a couple of hours each night beginning at 6 p.m.  

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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