Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Aug. 25, 2016
INTERSTATE 81 NORTHBOUND ALL LANES REOPENED AT CRASH SITE IN NORTHERN WINCHESTER
STAUNTON – (10 p.m.) All lanes have reopened on Interstate 81 northbound at mile marker 317 following a tractor trailer crash. This is in the area of exit 317 at Route 11 in the northern Winchester area of Frederick County. This location is between exit 315 at Route 7 and exit 321 at Route 672 in the Clearbrook area.
Motorists should expect delays in this area as a five mile back up clears out.
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