RELEASE:

CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

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

SAL 200

April 9, 2015



TRAFFIC ALERT: SOUTHBOUND INTERSTATE 81 LANE CLOSURE IN BOTETOURT COUNTY TO IMPACT MORNING COMMUTE

SALEM – The right lane of southbound Interstate 81 in Botetourt County at mile marker 167 near Buchanan will remain closed until later this morning.  

The lane has been closed since yesterday around 5 p.m. while crews repaired a pothole in the bridge over Route 11. A concrete patch has been poured on the bridge.   

Crews had anticipated reopened the lane earlier by 4 a.m. this morning, but rain has delayed the lane reopening.

For updates on this I-81 lane closure, visit www.511Virginia.org.



Information in VDOT news releases was accurate at the time the release was published. For the most current information about projects or programs, please visit the project or program Web pages. You may find those by searching by keyword in the search Virginia DOT box above.

Page last modified: April 9, 2015