VDOT News - Fredericksburg
Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
March 11, 2020
REMINDER: OVERNIGHT TRAFFIC STOP ON I-95 SOUTHBOUND NEAR EXIT 133 IN STAFFORD
Expect overnight delays on I-95 southbound with one full traffic stop to move a crane
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – All Interstate 95 southbound traffic will be stopped up to 30 minutes starting at midnight, March 12, at Exit 133 (Route 17) in Stafford County to allow crews to move a crane to build a new I-95 overpass.
The I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project is currently building the future I-95 northbound bridge over Route 17.
Weather permitting, the following lane closures have been scheduled:
Wednesday, March 11 – Thursday, March 12
Interstate 95 Southbound
9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
10 p.m. – Midnight – Double lane closure
Midnight – 12:30 a.m. – Full traffic stop up to 30 minutes
12:30 a.m. – 6 a.m. – Double lane closure
6 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure
Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control.
Message boards are posted along I-95 and Route 17 to alert motorists to delays ahead.
For additional information about the interstate projects, please visit www.Improve95.org.
Motorists can find real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.
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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