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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
Paula.Jones@vdot.virginia.gov

LYN-14-005

Jan. 10, 2014



LYNCHBURG DISTRICT:  ICY ROAD CONDITIONS POSSIBLE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING

LYNCHBURG – Motorists may encounter slick or icy roads in portions of south-central Virginia this morning.  Rain, freezing rain and sleet has been reported and icing conditions are possible as temperatures are expected to drop during the early morning hours. .

Lynchburg District Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews continue to monitor conditions and are prepared to treat roads as needed.

Motorists should beware of conditions prior to travel, if possible. Please call 511 or visit www.511Virginia.org for up-to-date information. In addition, motorists are reminded to use caution, allow extra time and remember that vehicles do not respond in the same way on wet and/icy surfaces as they do on dry pavement.

The Lynchburg District includes the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Cumberland, Halifax, Nelson, Pittsylvania and Prince Edward.



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