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Lauren Hansen 757-925-2583

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Oct. 26, 2007



VDOT REOPENS ROUTE 58 EAST IN EMPORIA
Crash on Interstate 95 North closed Route 58 East overpass this morning

EMPORIA – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has reopened eastbound Route 58 in Emporia. The route was closed since 10 a.m. due to a tractor trailer crash on Interstate 95 North.

Bridge inspection teams examined the overpass and determined there was no structural damage caused by the crash. The span was open to traffic as of 12 noon.

For more information about upcoming VDOT construction projects, visit www.VirginiaDOT.org. Motorists can also call 511 or listen to 610AM for up-to-date traffic reports.



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