Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
July 2, 2014
I-64 EASTBOUND AND WESTBOUND IN ALLEGHANY COUNTY LIMITED TO ONE LANE DUE TO ACCIDENT
STAUNTON – (6 a.m.) One lane of Interstate 64 is closed in each direction due to a tractor accident overnight in Alleghany County. The crash took place shortly after midnight on I-64 eastbound at mile marker 19 near Covington.
The Virginia Department of Transportation’s Staunton Traffic Operations Center reports that the eastbound and westbound left lanes may remain closed for another 4-5 hours, while crews recover cargo from the tractor trailer and repair damage to the cable barrier along the median of the interstate.
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