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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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May 14, 2015



CRASH CLOSES PORTION OF ROUTE 7 IN CLARKE COUNTY

STAUNTON – (9:45 p.m.) A multivehicle crash on Route 7 in Clarke County has closed both eastbound lanes and one westbound lane.  This location is just west of Berryville in the area of Route 632 (Triple J Road). Emergency responders estimate the closure will remain in place for some time with no reopening estimate made yet.

Virginia Department of Transportation crews are assisting with traffic control.  Motorists should expect significant delays in this area.

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

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at 511Virginia.org. For other assistance call the VDOT Customer Service Center, available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week. Citizens can dial 1-800-FOR- ROAD (1-800-367-7623) from anywhere in the state to report road hazards, ask transportation questions, or get information related to Virginia’s roads.

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