Lou Hatter 434-422-9866
Stacy Londrey 540-727-3201
Sept. 12, 2011
I-66 EASTBOUND NOW OPEN FOLLOWING VEHICLE FIRE
Both eastbound lanes moving with no significant back-ups
CULPEPER – Interstate 66 eastbound in Fauquier County was reopened at approximately 4:30 p.m., following the tractor-trailer fire at milepost 27.
The roadway has been cleared and traffic is moving in both eastbound lanes, with no reported back-ups.
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