Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
April 4, 2014
TRACTOR TRAILER ACCIDENT ON I-81 IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
STAUNTON – The right lane of Interstate 81 northbound in Rockingham County is closed due a tractor-trailer accident that took place shortly before 6 a.m. The location is just south of Exit 257 (Mauzy/Broadway).
The truck came to rest on its side along the right shoulder, but emergency vehicles are blocking the right lane and may remain there for a few hours. The tractor trailer was carrying livestock, and responders are awaiting the arrival of recovery equipment.
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