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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
Tina.Bundy@VDOT.virginia.gov

FRED-65801

May 17, 2013



I-95 SOUTHBOUND CLOSED IN STAFFORD FOR HAZMAT SPILL
Closure will last a minimum of four hours, and traffic is being detoured to Route 1

FREDERICKSBURG – Interstate 95 is closed south of Exit 133/Falmouth in Stafford County for a crash involving hazardous materials.

 

Southbound I-95 will be closed for a minimum of four hours.

 

All southbound traffic is being detoured at Exit 133 to southbound Route 17 Business, and then  onto southbound Route 1. Traffic can return to southbound I-95 at Exit 130/Route 3 or Exit 126/Spotsylvania.  

 

Due to the additional traffic, heavy congestion is expected on southbound Route 17 Business and southbound Route 1 this morning in the Fredericksburg area.

  

Real-time listings of congestion and incident information on Virginia interstates and roadways is available on VDOT’s 24-hour traffic information website, www.511Virginia.org. Motorists can also access 511Virginia by calling 511 from any telephone in Virginia.

 

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