VDOT News - Fredericksburg


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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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Sept. 24, 2021

Law enforcement is directing traffic at Richmond Beach Rd. intersection, where crews are replacing traffic signal equipment after earlier failure

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Travelers may encounter brief delays through midday on Route 17 in Tappahannock due to an emergency traffic signal equipment replacement.

Law enforcement is directing traffic at the intersection, and motorists should follow direction at the scene. Crews are replacing traffic signal equipment after an earlier failure.

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