VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Aug. 24, 2016
BOTH INTERSTATE 81 NORTHBOUND LANES CLOSED IN NORTHERN WINCHESTER
STAUNTON – (7:25 p.m.) Both Interstate 81 northbound lanes are closed at mile marker 317 due to a tractor trailer crash. This is in the area of exit 317 at Route 11 in the northern Winchester area of Frederick County. This location is between exit 315 at Route 7 and exit 321 at Route 672 in the Clearbrook area.
The Staunton Traffic Operations Center reports a seven mile back-up. 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.
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