VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
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March 11, 2020



REMINDER: OVERNIGHT TRAFFIC STOP ON I-95 SOUTHBOUND NEAR EXIT 133 IN STAFFORD
Expect overnight delays on I-95 southbound with one full traffic stop to move a crane

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. All Interstate 95 southbound traffic will be stopped up to 30 minutes starting at midnight, March 12, at Exit 133 (Route 17) in Stafford County to allow crews to move a crane to build a new I-95 overpass. 

The I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project is currently building the future I-95 northbound bridge over Route 17. 

Weather permitting, the following lane closures have been scheduled: 

Wednesday, March 11 – Thursday, March 12

Interstate 95 Southbound

9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure

10 p.m. – Midnight – Double lane closure

Midnight – 12:30 a.m. – Full traffic stop up to 30 minutes

12:30 a.m. – 6 a.m. – Double lane closure

6 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure 

Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control. 

Message boards are posted along I-95 and Route 17 to alert motorists to delays ahead.

For additional information about the interstate projects, please visit www.Improve95.org.

511Virginia

Motorists can find real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.

Download the  free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.



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