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Nov. 4, 2015


STAUNTON – Several secondary roads in Frederick County are scheduled to be closed during the morning of Saturday, November 7, due to a half marathon in the area of Kernstown Battlefield near Winchester. Portions of the following roads will be closed to through traffic on Saturday from 8 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.:


  • Route 628 (Middle Road)
  • Route 625 (Germany Road)
  • Route 649 (Springdale Road)
  • Route 651 (Shady Elm Road)
  • Route 652 (Apple Valley Road)


Detour signs and law enforcement will help guide motorists around the closed roads.


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


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