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

SAL 218

May 5, 2015



TRAFFIC ALERT: SOUTHBOUND INTERSTATE 81 DETOUR IN PLACE IN BOTETOURT COUNTY

SALEM – Southbound Interstate 81 is closed in Botetourt County.  A detour is in place routing traffic off southbound I-81 at exit 162 (Buchanan) onto Route 11 and back onto I-81 at exit 156 (Troutville).  

There is no estimated time for reopening I-81.  

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



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