VDOT News - Staunton
|IMMEDIATE - 8:30 a.m.
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
March 9, 2020
BOTH LANES OPEN ON NORTHBOUND I-81 IN AUGUSTA COUNTY
STAUNTON – (8:30 a.m.) The right lane of northbound Interstate 81 has reopened in Augusta County following a tractor trailer crash early Monday morning near mile marker 232. Traffic congestion may continue through the morning hours as cleanup and recovery work takes place on the right shoulder. Motorists should be alert for slowed or stopped traffic between exit 227 (Verona) and exit 235 (Weyers Cave/Grottoes).
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