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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670 (cell)
STA12-059

April 19, 2012



ALL LANES ARE NOW OPEN ON ROUTE 211 AT SHENANDOAH AND PAGE COUTY LINE

STAUNTON – (3 p.m.) All lanes have reopened on Route 211 in the vicinity of the Shenandoah and Page County line.  

Around noon today an accident involving a logging truck closed all lanes of Route 211 on both sides of the mountain in the area of the Shenandoah and Page County line.  The truck was located on Route 211 in the eastbound lanes at Route 834 in Shenandoah County.

The load of logs spilled out into the road as a result of this crash.  A medical flight provided service to this crash site.

The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

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