Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Jan. 12, 2015
ACCIDENT CLOSES ROUTE 55 IN WARREN COUNTY
STAUNTON – (4:55 a.m.) Route 55 (Strasburg Road) in Warren County is shut down west of Front Royal due to an accident that occurred earlier this morning near the intersection with Route 682 (Poe Drive). There is no estimate on when Route 55 will reopen to traffic.
No detour has been established, but motorists are advised to seek an alternate route for their Monday morning commute.
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