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Oct. 28, 2016



TRAFFIC ALERT: WEEKEND LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED ON INTERSTATE 81 AT MILE MARKER 149 FOR BRIDGE REPAIRS

As bridge repair work on the I-81 bridge over Tinker Creek continues, lane closures are scheduled north and southbound at mile marker 149 this weekend.

On Friday, October 28, at 7 p.m. an extended lane closure will be in place in the northbound lane for bridge deck repairs and will continue until Saturday, October 29 at 11 a.m.

On Saturday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m. an extended lane closure will be in place in the southbound lane for the bridge deck overlay and continue until Sunday, Oct. 30 at 10 a.m.

Weather permitting, these extended lane closures are estimated to be approximately16 hours, however, lane closures will remain in place until concrete sets.

For the latest information on this closure, visit www.511Virginia.org or follow us on Twitter at @VaDOTSalem.



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