VDOT News - Staunton
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Oct. 8, 2019
NORTHBOUND I-81 REOPENS IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY
STAUNTON – (7:50 a.m.) Both northbound lanes of Interstate 81 have reopened in Shenandoah County, following a tractor trailer crash during early morning hours on Tuesday. The accident took place at exit 296 (Strasburg) and had northbound I-81 blocked until about 7:30 a.m.
Crews plan to return to the crash scene Tuesday night to remove a large amount of debris from the median. This operation is not expected to cause significant traffic delays.
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