VDOT News - Fredericksburg


IMMEDIATE - 12:15 p.m.

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
(540) 656-0321 cell


Oct. 31, 2019

Road closed in both directions near Hickory Hill Drive due to disabled tractor-trailer

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Route 608 (Massaponax Church Road) in Spotsylvania County is closed near the intersection with Hickory Hill Drive, west of Cedar Forest Elementary, due to a disabled tractor-trailer.

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews are traveling to the scene to assist with setting up traffic control and a detour route.

No immediate reopening time is available. Crews must remove the disabled tractor-trailer and assess the roadway for any damage before it can reopen to traffic.

Motorists can continue to access Massaponax Church Road from the Route 1 and Route 17 (Mills Drive) intersections, but through traffic is not permitted.


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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.


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