Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Nov. 20, 2012
ALL LANES OPEN ON I-81 NORTHBOUND IN FREDERICK COUNTY
STAUNTON – (9 a.m.) All northbound lanes are now open on Interstate 81 at mile marker 5 in West Virginia.
Earlier this morning, a tractor-trailer incident closed this section of I-81 and a detour was set up at exit 323 (Route 669/Flying J Truck Stop) in Frederick County.
Motorists may experience delays in this area as congestion clears.
Information on traffic conditions can be obtained on VDOT’s 511 site or phone service at 511Virginia.org or by dialing 511. VDOT has Android and iPhone/iPad apps for 511.
The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.
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