Jason Bond 540-387-5493
June 19, 2012
TRAFFIC ALERT: INTERSTATE 81 EXIT 167 SOUTHBOUND OFF-RAMP IN BOTETOURT COUNTY CLOSING TONIGHT
SALEM – Starting tonight, Tuesday, June 19, the exit 167 (Buchanan) off-ramp leading from southbound Interstate 81 onto Route 11 in Botetourt County will be closed to traffic until early August. The closure is necessary for repairs to the I-81 bridge over Purgatory Creek.
Crews expect to close the ramp at 8 p.m. Message boards will be in place alerting drivers to the closure.
Local traffic can use exit 162 (Buchanan) or exit 168 (Arcadia) to access Route 11.
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