Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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.