VDOT News - Fredericksburg


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


March 25, 2020

All lanes of Route 3 are closed near Polk Street intersection for vehicle crash with downed power lines; VDOT crews on scene to assist with detour route

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Route 3 in Westmoreland County is closed in both directions near the intersection of Route 622 (Polk Street) for a vehicle crash and downed utility lines.

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews are on scene to assist with traffic control, and to guide motorists along the detour route:

  • Route 644 (Wild Sally Road)
  • Route 214 (Stratford Hall Road)

Drivers are encouraged to check 511Virginia for real-time updates on traffic, work zones, incidents and travel time information.

Motorists can download the free mobile 511 app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, visit www.511virginia.org, or reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.


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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Page last modified: March 25, 2020