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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
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STA16-204

Oct. 27, 2016



WESTBOUND I-64 LANE CLOSURE IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY NOVEMBER 1-2 FOR SINKHOLE REPAIR

STAUNTON – The right lane of westbound Interstate 64 in Rockbridge County is scheduled to close for sinkhole repairs on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 1-2. The lane closure will be in place from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day between from mile marker 52 to 50.

The sinkhole was recently discovered along the right shoulder of westbound I-64, outside the guardrail near mile marker 51. The locations is between exit 55 (Lexington) and exit 50 (Kerrs Creek). Motorists should be alert for work trucks using the westbound off-ramp at exit 50.

All work is weather permitting.

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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