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Jason Bond 540-387-5493
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SAL 7

Aug. 3, 2018



TRAFFIC ALERT: INTERSTATE 81 EMERGENCY BRIDGE REPAIRS TO IMPACT TRAFFIC AROUND EXIT 150 IN BOTETOURT COUNTY

SALEM – Emergency repairs to the Interstate 81 bridge over Route 220 near exit 150 (Troutville) in Botetourt County will cause traffic impacts today and tonight.

Drivers can expect the following:

 Today, a short-term, right lane closure will be in place on northbound I-81 at mile marker 150 on the bridge over Route 220 for about an hour sometime between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

 Tonight, after 7 p.m., more extensive repair work will require a right lane closure on northbound I-81 on the bridge and a right lane closure beneath the bridge on southbound Route 220. These lane closures are expected to remain in place overnight and into the early morning hours on Saturday, August 4.

 For the latest traffic information, visit www.511Virginia.org.



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