VDOT News - Fredericksburg


IMMEDIATE - 3:20 p.m.

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344


Sept. 12, 2018

Heavy rain has washed out portion of road between Route 3 and Brent Street; Traffic traveling to Lancaster Middle School should use Rt. 200 or Brent Street

SEPT. 30, 2018 UPDATE: School Street has re-opened to traffic in Kilmarnock.

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Heavy rain and flooding has washed out a portion of Route 1026 (School Street) in the Town of Kilmarnock in Lancaster County, and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has closed the road between Route 3 and Route 1012 (Brent Street).

Motorists seeking to travel to Lancaster Middle School or the Lancashire Convalescent and Rehabilitation Center should use Route 200 or Brent Street to access these destinations.

VDOT crews are assessing the damage and developing a repair schedule. A re-opening date will be announced as soon as it is available.


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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