VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Nov. 3, 2017
I-81 SLOW-ROLL CLOSURES NOVEMBER 5 IN FREDERICK COUNTY
For Work on Utility Lines Crossing the Interstate
STAUNTON – Northbound and southbound Interstate 81 drivers can expect brief delays early Sunday morning, November 5, during a series of “slow-roll” closures for utility work in Frederick County. They are scheduled to take place in the 1:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. time period between exit 313 (Route 17/50/522) and exit 315 (Route 7) in the Winchester area.
Slow rolls create a gap in traffic that allows crews to perform the needed work. Each slow roll is expected to last 10-12 minutes. Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control.
Slow-roll times are weather dependent and subject to change.
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