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FRED-120100

Oct. 12, 2017



I-95 SOUTHBOUND CLOSED IN STAFFORD COUNTY
All I-95 southbound traffic is being detoured to Route 1 southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) for crash involving tractor-trailer and spilled fuel

FREDERICKSBURG – Interstate 95 southbound in Stafford County is closed at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) due to a multi-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer and spilled fuel.

All I-95 southbound traffic is being detoured to Route 1 southbound at Courthouse Road in Stafford. Traffic can travel Route 1 southbound to Centreport Parkway, where they can re-enter I-95 southbound at the Exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) interchange.

A multi-vehicle crash occurred near Exit 136 on I-95 southbound. Crews are working to clear the scene and contain spilled fuel.

Stafford area travelers should expect significant travel delays during the morning rush hour period on I-95 southbound and Route 1 southbound. Three miles of congestion exists leading up to the incident scene.

Real-time information on traffic, incidents and lane closures is available 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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