VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Dec. 20, 2016
LANE CLOSURE CONTINUES TONIGHT ON I-81 NORTHBOUND IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY
STAUNTON – A right-lane closure on northbound Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County will be extended to tonight (Tuesday, December 20). Crews will continue recovery operations for an overturned tractor trailer near mile marker 289, which is between exit 283 (Woodstock) and exit 291 (Toms Brook).
The right lane closure will begin about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and is scheduled to be in place until early Wednesday morning.
In addition, the northbound right shoulder near mile marker 289 will remain closed until crews remove the tractor trailer and repair guardrail damage.
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