VDOT News - Staunton

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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670 (cell)

STA20-023

March 9, 2020



EXPECT DELAYS MONDAY MORNING ON NORTHBOUND I-81 IN AUGUSTA COUNTY

STAUNTON – (6:45 a.m.)  A tractor trailer crash has blocked the right lane of northbound Interstate 81 near mile marker 232 in Augusta County. The location is between exit 227 (Verona) and exit 235 (Weyers Cave/Grottoes). Delays are currently about 2.5 miles.

The northbound right lane is expected to remain closed through mid-morning due to cleanup and vehicle recovery efforts. Motorists should expect related delays on Route 11 north of Staunton.

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at http://www.511Virginia.org.

The VDOT Customer Service Center can assist with reporting road hazards, asking transportation questions, or getting information related to Virginia’s roads. Call 800-FOR- ROAD (800-367-7623) or use its mobile friendly website at https://my.vdot.virginia.gov/. Agents are available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.

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The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

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