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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-387-5493 (Salem office)
Salem 93

Nov. 29, 2009



LANES CLOSED ON I-81 SOUTHBOUND IN BOTETOURT COUNTY

SALEM – (9:15 p.m.) Motorists can expect delays due to a multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 81, southbound at mile marker 172 in Botetourt County.  The southbound left and right lanes are closed. Traffic is getting by on the right shoulder.  

No estimate for reopening the lanes has been provided by the Virginia Department of Transportation Salem Traffic Operations Center.

Motorists should drive with caution and expect delays in this area.

For up to the minute traffic information, call 511 or log onto www.511virginia.org.



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